New tools may be placed in old hands
where learning occurs.
Eyes that open from the inward
may affect the way all outward
things are seen.
A pregnant idea is not yet birthed.
Wait for true ripening;
then clarity may follow.
We are too much in a hurry with ourselves,
lest we lose our way.
Or slow into the breath.
Lifting a quilt under a sky of cold nights,
mists of exhalation dissipate
on each dream
just out of reach.
Come back to yourself.
When comfortable in your skin
everything ordinary and commonplace
becomes something to marvel at.
There is a large downy feather in the bathroom -
you have no idea where it came from.
And your neighbour is nothing short of