136 Of 365 (366) For 2012

[ All credit to VinTije, whose lovely picture may be found here. ]

 

” We’re anything brighter than even the sun

(we’re everything greater
than books
might mean)

we’re ever anything more than believe

(with a spin
leap
alive we’re alive)

we’re wonderful one times one”

 

[ E. E. Cummingsif everything happens that can’t be done ]

122 Of 365 (366) For 2012

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“Beautiful as a dandelion-blossom, golden in the green grass,

This life can be.

Common as a dandelion-blossom, beautiful in the clean grass, not beautiful

Because common, beautiful because beautiful,

Noble because common, because free.”

[ Edna St. Vincent MillayConversation At Midnight ]

121 Of 365 (366) For 2012

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“Let everything happen to you

Beauty and terror

Just keep going

No feeling is final”

[ Rainer Maria Rilke ]

115 Of 365 (366) For 2012

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“- Pebbles cannot be tamed

to the end they will look at us

with a calm and very clear eye”

[ Zbigniew HerbertThe pebble ]

( Tranlated from the Polish by Czeslaw Milosz and Peter Dale Scott )

114 Of 365 (366) For 2012

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“I know I have the best of time and space – and that I was never measured,

and never will be measured.”

[ Walt WhitmanLeaves of GrassSong of Myself (46) ]