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Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Seeing, Paying Attention

Since everything is always moving
all the time,
my challenge is

seeing, paying attention

to the many kindnesses
hidden in this as the world -
from the promise of a rosebud
to a perfect storm-klatch of words,

because they were all
put here for me.

Yes, even you were put here
for me

and I for you.

May my life fit
perfectly
into the space of time
I have been given,

and when I am taken
may there be

no debts owed on my bank account
no apologies or tributes left unspoken
no dreams or desires not sated. 

4 comments:

  1. True and beautifully crafted.

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  2. Amen!

    Loved this, Buddah!

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  3. What a prayer... what a simple yet immense prayer.

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