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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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In General Mirror Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #98 New 02-09-2014 06:51 PM
Mirror


Truth and beauty
Do I see it in the dojo?
How about harmony?

The dust of everyday life
Accumulates, dirtying
Perceptions, hiding
Nothingness

Each day I brush
The dust
Off my mind

Like the mirror nestled
In the kamiza
I try to reflect truth
And beauty in my actions

In my techniques
But this is an endless task
Requiring constant dusting



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