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Nothing Works... Blog Tools Rate This Blog
Creation Date: 04-12-2012 03:29 PM
James Sawers

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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  #43 New 02-03-2013 03:46 PM
The Poem

The poem must be
Empty, pure perception
Each word necessary
Creating the mood with
Simplicity, depth, and silence

Silence that seeps around the edges
Words conveying the meaning
A meaning once found
Forgetting the words
Comes naturally

Each word resonating
In the emptiness
Of the white page
The emptiness of wholeness
From which the words emerge

Like emergents from
The quantum sea
Seeking their own meaning
From a perfect mind
Reading already forgotten words

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