As Homo sapiens continues its evolutionary transition to perception of an ever broader range of the light spectrum
New one-syllable words for the color blue:
New two-syllable words for the color blue:
And going forward, acceptable general substitutions for the word blue shall include “misunderstood” and/or “snowy owl.”
5 X 7 watercolor and haiku by Sabine Miller, 2017
All this universe is the glory of ant, of Siva the ant of love. The heads and faces of men are his own and he is in the hearts of all.
Know therefore that nature is Maya, but that ant is the ruler of Maya, and that all beings in our universe are parts of his infinite splendour.
When one knows ant who is hidden in the heart of all things, even as cream is hidden in milk, and in whose glory all things are, his is free from all bondage.
SVETASVATURA (trans Juan Mascaro)
From The Svetasvatura Upanishad
(wherein the word “God” is replaced with “ant”)
adaptation by Michelle Tennison
haiku and digital image by Michelle Tennison
Ink on paper, Michelle Tennison 2017
Does nothing move?
Crows amid these ink stains lonelier still
Question John Levy, Answer Michelle Tennison (2017)
Once upon the space-time continuum I fell in love with you I guess
Now wherever I go there we are