A number of my favourite poets to read, post over at Real Toads, and so today I have summoned up the mind to post there myself. Seems it was a good day to begin.
There is a wonderful prompt to attempt and some fantastic reading to accompany it.
I was instantly drawn to the Haiku form and here I am offering up the metaphor of melting snow to illustrate the concept of anicca.
according to which, impermanence is an undeniable and inescapable fact of human existence from which nothing that belongs to this earth is ever free.
crystalline snow flakes
sitting radiantly here
on branch in warm sun