One Heart, by Li-Young Lee
Look at the birds. Even flying
out of nothing. The first sky
is inside you, open
at either end of day.
The work of wings
was always freedom, fastening
one heart to every falling thing.
From Poetry of Presence, An Anthology Of Mindfulness Poems, Grayson Books, 2017
Curlew. Half Moon Bay, California. July 2020
Pelicans. Half Moon Bay, California. July 2020