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Zen Center Day 4 - Trees of Liberation and Prayer

I sleep in on Wednesday, which means I linger in bed until 6:30am. It’s easier to wake up at the zen center because everyone goes to bed between nine and ten every night. 1,553 more words


Honey Bee

Honey bee, honey bee,

Perched upon a cherry tree.

Come and fly close to me,

Honey bee, honey bee.
Tiny wings, tiny wings,

Flying past many things. 70 more words

Rhyming Poetry

George Washington

George Washington cut down the tree
When questioned by his father, he
Looked up and laughed and giggled with glee,
“Yes, dad, it was me!”

Fenced Cherry Tree in Autumn

Walking down a muddy street,

foggy air misshaping the the village I see.

No birds in the sky and no sound from heaven,

none to cross my path tonight. 49 more words


Flowering Trees for Your Yard or Garden

Keeping up a pristine garden can be hard work. We fight all year just to get the beautiful blossoms in spring and summer; but often overlook this simple fix. 525 more words

To help digest

to help digest

the rice cakes, grafting

the tree

–haiku by Kobayashi Issa (translated by David G. Lanoue), cartoon by Jessica Tremblay (Old Pond Comics)