Lightly child, lightly

I might enjoy being an albatross,

being able to glide for days and

daydream for hundreds of miles along the thermals.

~ Seamus Heaney, Paris Review – The Art of Poetry No. 75


  • Image Source: BBC Earth. Poem Source: Schonwieder
  • 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.”

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Source: Galapagos Albatross Mating dance @ Nichijou. Don’t miss youtube video here.

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Source: Fairy Wren via marcdesa– A Chatham Island Mollymawk (New Zealand)

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