It cannot be attained by mind;
It is not to be sought after through mindlessness.
It cannot be created by speech;
It cannot be penetrated by silence.
The geese do not wish to leave their reflection behind;
The water has no mind to retain their image.

-Znerinkushu (R.H. Blyth)

About ktrammel

Author of Gathered Rain, and Between the Hours, which can be found on Amazon. Read more on my sites,, or
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