Spark the soul’s hearth with courageous fervor The glory of glories does not respond to gentle entreaties The wellspring of creation is unreachable to sober pleas Awakened imagination generates ecstatic abandonment Through art we re-unite with Creation Initiation slithers from fingertipsGlowing vitalitySparkling originalityFrom blankness comes the reflection Transforming the emptiness Through sincere devotion Unquestioned desireUnquenchable …
A poem of hope to celebrate President Biden
We cannot expect any ecstasy greater than right here, right now—our everyday lives. – Kosho Uchiyama Roshi
Explore the lyrical beauty of life.
You are born from this world.
Elegy for my father
Life is fleeting See the divine within
A poem about the inspirational power of nature.