In a plunge

//In a plunge

In a plunge

Have been absent from this space for far too long. Rather, I have been present, just without words.
Tonight, a sweet evening deepens.
I’m recalling the « writing » and « sitting » day shared with Paris Wild Flowers on Saturday, in and out of the sun and shade. So many words emerging, floating, soaring, searing, singing, ringing, jingling in a melodiously murmuring cacophony of the present moment!
I open my notes from the day and find these lines from my « Group Portrait »:
« So many identities in a blur
front, behind, around, beyond
glass & terrace & wood
framed & spilling
one at a time all at once
So many identities rise & fall
in a changing scene of light & shadow
climbing walls like vines
vine & wall in a blur of stillness & desire
alive in pairs as one
in a plunge. »

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Enseignante Zen et poète, Sensei Amy “Tu es cela” Hollowell est née et a grandi à Minneapolis, aux Etats-Unis. Arrivée en France en 1981 pour étudier la littérature et l’histoire, elle y est restée, s’installant à Paris, où elle élève ses deux enfants et gagne sa vie en tant que journaliste. The Zen teacher and poet Amy “Tu es cela” Hollowell Sensei was born and raised in Minneapolis, but came to France in 1981 to study literature and history and has lived in Paris ever since, raising her two children and making a living as a journalist.

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