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Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 189

first we pass gun laws
zen we take the machine guns
-automatic noise

                        -Clarence Holm

Sure I know “zen” technically doesn’t fit, but I have a poetic license to use it.

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This wave touches the shore
just as it should,
that wave touches the shore
just as it should.
You may wait
an eternity
for a wave that touches… 16 more words


One last time

A simple landscape and one that became a close friend.

Close but not far enough away as the city came crashing in.

Denver, CO.

How Facebook is spying on you

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THE feature is meant to ensure your safety but in reality it may be tracking your every move.“,”link”:”http:\/\/cdn.newsapi.com.au\/link\/eca7fed3de162e87d71bebe157fd45be”,”paidStatus”:”PREMIUM”,”originalSource”:”News Corp Australia Network”,”creditedSource”:”The Daily Telegraph”,”subscriptionSummary”:”THE feature is meant to ensure your safety but in reality it may be tracking your every move.”,”originalAssetId”:”98e631c0-1512-11e8-a97c-429f55deef57″,”version”:”PUBLISHED”,”dateUpdated”:”2018-02-19T11:41:34.000Z”,”dateLive”:”2018-02-19T11:00:00.000Z”,”customDate”:”2018-02-19T11:00:00.000Z”,”dateCreated”:”2018-02-19T01:17:05.000Z”,”status”:”ACTIVE”,”thumbnailImage”:{“contentType”:”IMAGE”,”id”:{“value”:”497ac93dfb0c783c8d4cc2025a7442b0″,”link”:”http:\/\/api.newsapi.com.au\/image\/v1\/497ac93dfb0c783c8d4cc2025a7442b0″},”originId”:”crop-5dae1c25d31b1db072a903cf3ad8f698″,”origin”:”METHODE”,”title”:”Facebook and WhatsApp applications”,”subtitle”:”7f2858c2-1511-11e8-a97c-429f55deef57″,”description”:”Bangkok, Thailand – February 20, 2014 : Apple Iphone5s held in one hand showing its screen with Facebook and WhatsApp application icons. 6,612 more words

Consumer Issues (2nd Cat Only)

Katagiri Roshi

“We can see the functioning of the universe in all our activities – walking, standing, sitting and sleeping – not just in zazen. When you act wholeheartedly, your activity becomes very clear, calm, flexible and magnanimous. 116 more words


19 Feb. It feels great to be back.

Meditation truly is like digging a hole in the wet sand: it is not important how hard have you dug so far, as soon as you stop digging, stop putting effort into deepening the hole, the sand will collapse and cover it. 218 more words

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