anywhere the wind blows …

mind’s interest turns
to wherever the wind blows …

there is nothing balanced about it
and what we observe as an anchored behaviour
is most often the result of hurtful past experiences
a rock solid and cock sure dictator’s mind …

lasting calmness
is only there
when mind
backgrounds
to silence


Picture by bvdb (whoisbert) May 2015 – @home – Nikon D3300 – x_DSC_1459

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10 thoughts on “anywhere the wind blows …

    • … I don’t think so 🙂 but it’s a great compliment nonetheless. I repeat or rearrange the words and thoughts of billions of predecessors — mostly the words and teachings of parents, grandparents and teachers …

    • indeed … when desired, it will not come: the mind forcing itself to silence creates an effort and a tension. silence is often effortless, like when we wake up, and just before mind makes the schedule of the day, or when in awe for the beauty of a sunset, or a flower, or music …

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