“Only that day dawns to which we are awake.”
– Henry David Thoreau –
Do we look but not see? Hear but not listen? Touch but not feel? Catch a scent but not inhale deeply? Eat and not savor the taste?
May our senses be awake when we’re awake. May we slow down, nurture peace, cultivate loving-kindness, and carry the calm.
Nature of the week – dawn from my window, and a haiku to go with it:
Dawn whispers morning,
hums the day before breaking
into full song.
– KH –
Shadow of the Week:
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