Love the photo and poem!Many thanks for the kind words on my last post!My heart is broken and knowing people care does help, thanks Geo
Margie, your renewed company is doing wonders for me too. There is a magic in you that will ease the suffering you speak of.
I like the poem. However I have to say that Norma outdid herself with that picture.
I have to say the same, Emma. Norma has come a long way in photographic expression.
Great metaphor, the sun in its cage.
Sun is definitely leonine, fire like a lion's mane contained in gravity of its mass.
A very nice poem. I love the thought "...creation is not frozen in place." Thanks
Thank YOU, Tom. Time and creation is always accompanied by heat, which is why the sun roars.
Yes, as each moment contains some element of the moment before and moment to come, but is its own.
I love both the photo and the poem.
Thanks, Elizabeth! From Norma and me.
The garden in our soul - it belongs to no particular space or age - Eden - and we find that on earth, sometimes, and we are sorry when it changes, having to remind us that even that is a good thing, because thus we do not get rigid, frozen in place.
Dear Brigitta, Hubble Constant clocks our universe expanding at 77 kilometers per second per 3.26 million light-years. It's a wonder our hats don't fly off our heads!
dear Geo., do you know the poem "Weltende" by Jakob van Hoddis? Dem Bürger fliegt vom spitzen Kopf der Hut,/ in allen Lüften hallt es wie Geschrei./Dachdecker stürzen ab und gehn entzwei/ Und an den Küsten – liest man – steigt die Flut." (part of it)
Thanks, Brigitta, for reminding me where I encountered that understatement of tremendous change, "Dem Bürger fliegt vom spitzen Kopf der Hut". Although van Hoddis saw apocalypse begin with a hat flying off, the image revisits(far less ominously) when I imagine the universe in all stages of motion.
Fantastic picture and great poem. Some of this thinking is too deep for this old soul but I enjoy it all the same.
Kind Mimsie, thank you. Garden-Earth grows around the sun. Enjoyment is thought enough.