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The habit - #buddhism #micropoetry

Lured by the desire to be that, or not to be this,
their habit was formed with unsurprising ease
gullible to the hype and ever trying to please…

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The play of nature - #micropoetry #buddhism

nothing truly belongs to me;
free to enjoy things as they are -
the play of nature

Stephanie Mohan – December 2014


photo by Stephanie Mohan

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The road to nowhere - #haiku #buddhism #orchid

Hanging around here,
waiting for some excitement -
the road to nowhere

Haiku by Stephanie Mohan – December 2014


photo by Stephanie Mohan

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Expectations - #haiku #buddhism

With each achievement,
That bar lifts ever higher –
Lose expectations

Haiku by Stephanie Mohan – December 2014


photo by Stephanie Mohan

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The meaning of life - #poetry #buddhism #buddhistpoetry

Most of us will die without trumpet or tear,
Relegated to grave or ash or hospital cart
Few will gift us a second thought once we depart…

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Old wine gone sour #haiku

not wishing to share
the hoarder gathers knowledge -
old wine gone sour

Haiku by Stephanie Mohan – November 2014

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Flight to nibbana - #buddhism #buddhist #poetry

The dust has been swept away
And the spectres of ignorance
have lost their terrible allure;
With passion thus gone,
the birds of paradise
have been duly released;

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