Serving Washington D.C., & Maryland (Baltimore city & co., Montgomery co.) and surrounding areas, with Professional Birth Support Services
E: | P: 410.433.1103

Posts Tagged "poetry"

Learn About the Pine From the Pine

Posted by on May 16, 2014 in Blog Posts |

Learn About the Pine From the Pine

“Learn about the pine from the pine, learn about the bamboo from the bamboo” – the dictum of our teacher means that you must forgo your subjectivity. If you interpret, “learn” in your own way, you will end up not knowing. To “learn” here means to enter into the object; then if its essence reveals itself and moves you, you may come up with a verse. Even if you seem to have described the object, unless it has an emotion that comes out of it naturally, the object and yourself will remain...

Read More