Lightly child, lightly

raining-texture

To be held
by the light
was what I wanted,
to be a tree drinking the rain,

— Linda Hogan, “To Be Held” from Dark. Sweet.


Notes:

  • Poem Source: I Hear It In The Deep Heart’s Core. Photo: uiethma with Rain
  • Prior “Lightly child, lightly” Posts? Connect here.
  • Post Title & Inspiration: Aldous Huxley: “It’s dark because you are trying too hard. Lightly child, lightly. Learn to do everything lightly. Yes, feel lightly even though you’re feeling deeply. Just lightly let things happen and lightly cope with them.”

Comments

  1. Yes me too. 🙂

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  2. that’s all –

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  3. Nice thought, to be a tree, but then how would I get my novels written?

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Sounds like wanting to be Acknowledged and Nourished…and to experience a perspective of whole, oneness…in the element of nature…

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