Tag Archives: sight

A Winter Day

By familiarity the eye misses all that is obvious sighted we don’t see the roiling clouds riding the wind a winter day Shut the eye the ear listens to what is hidden blind we aren’t deaf the crushing wave crashing … Continue reading

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Finding Home

The sea rises and the sea falls to the moon’s pulling its currents push in to pull out Far off`shore my very small boat rises high on the crests falls back deep into hollow steeps Now I can see the … Continue reading

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Ask a Blind Man

We the sighted take sight for granted Therefore we don’t see very much Much as we who eat what we want take taste for granted A crust bores us We are satiated over`stimulated souls What need do we have for … Continue reading

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The Trappist

The Trappist fasts from words plumbing in silence the width & breadth the height & depth of words’ texture left unspoken but in prayers the heart to heart dialogues with One who like the Trappist speaks nary a word lest … Continue reading

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