Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy
cathy_edgett

New Year 2012

I plan to be more mindful, more present, more conscious of the beauty we share.


WITNESS

Sometimes the mountain
is hidden from me in veils
of cloud, sometimes
I am hidden from the mountain
in veils of inattention, apathy, fatigue,
when I forget or refuse to go
down to the shore or a few yards
up the road, on a clear day,
to reconfirm
that witnessing presence.

~ Denise Levertov ~

(Selected Poems)

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