To Be Made Whole
Apr 22, 2023-- "Look, we are not unspectacular things.
We've come this far, survived this much.
What would happen if we decided to survive more? To love harder?
What if we stood up with our synapses and flesh and said, No.
No, to the rising tides.
Stood for the many mute mouths of the sea, of the land?
What would happen if we used our bodies to bargain
for the safety of others, for earth,
if we declared a clean night, if we stopped being terrified..."
Poet Laureate Ada Limon reflects on the natural world, reciprocity and more in this interview with Krista Tippett. (2214 reads)
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Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it.
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