Thursday, August 12, 2010

august 12 - water/sky

sunset at Skaket Beach, Orleans MA

even the ocean

rising and falling all day...

sighing green like trees

- Buson

We are the night ocean filled

With glints of light. We are the space

Between the fish and the moon,

While we sit here together.

I do not cease swimming in the seas of love,

rising with the wave, then descending;

now the wave sustains me, and then I sink beneath it;

love bears me away where there is no longer any shore.

- Hallaj


  1. ~you have moved me this morning...these are breathtaking minutes that have passed before you and the words you have soul is be in such a moment...warm wishes and brightest blessings~

  2. Fantastic photos! The first one looks like a painting--the colors are magnificent. I don't know how you manage to find the perfect poem. Thank you for brightening my day!

  3. Fab pictures! Love that first one! Sucks you right in it's so beautiful!

  4. Hi Liz!

    Thanks so much for stopping by my blog! It is so encouraging to hear of other moms who struggle to balance life with their art as well! I too love the Artistic Mother book and found it to be so helpful! Still trying to live in the moment and not let life get away from me...!! :) Looks like you do a wonderful job of that; your pictures are so beautiful!!

    Take care,