Lightly child, lightly.


And those light breezes of the early morning
move the white, waving curtain
of my wide-open window …

~ Juan Ramón Jiménez, from “Lightness,” Fifty Spanish Poems


  • Photo – lamaisongray. Poem: The Distance Between Two Doors
  • 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.”



  1. Great shot!!

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  2. the three in combination…the veil like curtain..the sand..and ocean…all so blank and endless..yet the sky which is so far got clouds in motion. . light in action and breeze…oh yes I can not see..but sure do feel it chills and intrigues my soul…and does tease..

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  3. Ah yes … take me there 💛

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  4. My shoulders just dropped away from my ears….

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  5. Ahh, that shimmering light!

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  6. yes, one of my favorite scenes –

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