"People who daily expect to encounter fabulous realities run smack into them again and again. They keep their minds open for their eyes." (Ken Macrorie)
Thursday, April 18, 2013
The Incredible Lightness of Being
The Common Baskettail with crimped wings fell into the water. I ladled him out on my walking stick tip, but whir as he might, he could not fly. He would not fly. His wings would not uncrimp. I placed him near another with straight wings, walked away, and thought about his incredible lightness all day and all night.