the excluded middle way

Beauty is truth, truth beauty

“When old age shall this generation waste
Thou shalt remain, in midst of other woe
Than ours, a friend to man, to whom thoy say’st
‘Beauty is truth, truth beauty” – that is all
Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know”


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both Dawkins and Dharma

“There are two ways of looking at the world. Through faith and superstition, or through the rigors of logic, observation and evidence, through reason”


Dear Mr Dawkins.

I love you, really I do. But please try to see that there are not just Either/Or ways of looking at the world.

What about Both/And?

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Her U Ka

Shadows. Children of sun-rays and matter
Not as beautiful as the direct reflections of father light
And impossible to separate from mother manifestation
No different from the empty light of solid stuff.

Effortless projections of manifestation
Herself a product of His unceasing radiance
And Her playful dance
On the edge of dreams.

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