Author Archives: Universal Octopus

RAINER MARIA RILKE

Fallen Angelsdream of blissand wonder howthat led to this. Lotus risesfrom the mud,spirit casedin flesh and blood. .

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BLONDIN

“Blondin” is a like a large box of tasty organic delicacies, which you dip in and out of at your leisure – not something to be attempted at one sitting. The poems deal with many facets of life, from glimpses of the cosmic, to the scent of the breeze on a local Cornish lane. Whatever your taste- whether it be wit, insight, or the Tao, you’ll find something to engage you. Continue reading

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GATES OF EDEN

It is now two millennia sincethe Security Seraphims were withdrawnand the Gates of Eden reopenedto the General Public. Free Admissionto all children,(before their parents succeededin banning them). Free Passesto those adultswho agreed to leave their baggage outside(as strongly recommended by … Continue reading

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THE SERPENTS

The Serpents dance hypnoticallyand fill the Void with Thoughtand in their game of wish-fulfilmentthe Sons of Man are caught. Slaves to their Dream Creations,enflamed by Hot Desire,craving ever-new sensations,singed by the Ancient Fire,they sink from brightness into embersfrom cinders into … Continue reading

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TAPEWORM

God sees with the same eyeyou see with, says Meister Eckhart. Do you live your life,Or does Life live through you? Do you breatheto stay alive,Or does the Life-breathbreathe you? Life lives and blossoms through Natureand thus Nature can heal … Continue reading

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“DEGREES WE KNOW UNKNOWN IN DAYS BEFORE, THE LIGHT IS GREATER, HENCE THE SHADOWS MORE”

In the search for thornless rosesand the perfect apple pie,many a question posesand many reasons why. Seedless grapes are on the plate(though cloudless summers have to wait).They’ll cut your leg off without pain(though Abel still meets brother Cain). There are … Continue reading

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MIDDLEMEN

The antique fowling piecereveals the skills of the gunsmithand forges his link with the blood stained feathers. Einstein’s equation (E = mc2) made the atomic bombtheoretically possible. Szilárd’s fission using uranium,  made a nuclear chain reaction possible.“I never thought of … Continue reading

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