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Nothing Works... Blog Tools Rate This Blog
Creation Date: 04-12-2012 03:29 PM
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This poem and others are available in my books, Nothing Works: Meditations on Aikido, Buddhism, the Tao, Zen, and other inconsequential things....and, Nothing Special..., available thru Amazon.com, in print and Kindle editions and Barnes & Noble websites.....Also available as an e-book via Smashwords.com. Try this link: www.nothing-works.com for the full array of options.
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  #11 New 06-24-2012 03:02 PM
Hadashi


Zori put aside
Barefoot I enter
The dojo silent

Still, echoes remain
(swish, slap, thud!)
Of years of dedicated
Diligent, sometimes
Painful practice

Rei -- I bow towards
The tokonoma
Willing my spirit
To quietness
Early morning practice





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