No mind

What brews below is symptom, nay act
   it follows that the feather is free


Communion with the people ceased to be a mere theory, to become an integral part of ourselves

– Che Guevara

What haunts below is wish, nay will
    it follows that the word will suffice


The wise have no mind of their own, finding it in the minds of ordinary people

– from the Tao Te Ching, transl. by Ursula Le Guin

When the river speaks you listen you
    tend to the bend of the river they say is pain as it tends to
    the shadow     you hark to the sense of
    the shadow
    at the heart of the river –

4 comments on “No mind

  1. Truly love this format.

  2. “… When the river speaks you listen you… ” – the sound of this! Exactly the river.

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