Love letters sent by the wind

Every day, priests minutely examine the Law
And endlessly chant complicated sutras.
Before doing that, though, they should learn
How to read the love letters sent by the wind
and rain, the snow and moon.
~ Ikkyu
(1394–1481, Japanese Zen Buddhist monk, saint and poet)

The Sensual World of Polish Poet Anna Świrszczyńska

Historic Jukebox: Everything But the Girl, Deep Dish and Patrick Hamilton
Hastings, East Sussex

Published by Content Catnip

Content Catnip is a quirky internet wunderkammer written by an Intergalactic Space Māori named Content Catnip. Join me as I meander through the quirky and curious aspects of history, indigenous spirituality, the natural world, animals, art, storytelling, books, philosophy, travel, Māori culture and loads more.

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