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jueves, octubre 27, 2005

Storms Alpha and Beta

Something is stirring, stirring up the Caribbean and shaking it. desde Desdemona remains safe, but there is record turbulence and the storms are too frequent and too powerful. This year is a record. When you look at this sea, do you see all of those storms in it? I don't.

When you look at this bay, do you see the rays flying through it like gigantic butterflies? Do you see the old green turtles munching sea grass? How, I wonder, can I experience the interconnectedness of all things? How can I see the sea in the storm, the storm in the sky, the sky in my heart, and my heart in the sea?