Brian Taylor has been a Poet and Philosopher in Cornwall, England and the Far East.
Tag Archives: seeing
DO AS YOU WOULD BE DONE
Ethics is the highest science,concerning itself with survival,not merely know-all. A man without Ethics,ever thinkingnever seeing,is already drowning;ever sinkingever lowerin his diminishingsea of being. .
Posted in Gnomonic Verses Tagged drowning, Ethics, Gnomonic Verses, science, sea of being, seeing, survival, thinking Leave a comment
The season slidesto wind and showersand sharp hot sun(for rare half-hours)and all the worldlays waste its powerspursuing what it cannot own. Then mists and fogs and hazy sunriseships’ dull horns and lazy gull cries. Now blazing heat(bone dry pails)sandy feetsingle … Continue reading
Posted in Blondin Tagged being, blazing heat, Brian Taylor, hot sun, powers, sandy feet, season, seeing, showers, sunrise, thoughts, wind Leave a comment
Treninnow Lane is tangleddark and overgrownwith angledbeech and arching sycamore.No cars drive downand fern and nettle,dandelion and dock slumberin this extraordinary summer’s heat. Spiders’ webs are spun tightand Speckled Woods and Tortoiseshells meet,lifting and drifting,in and out of pools of … Continue reading
Posted in Blondin Tagged ancient scents, beech, being, birdsong, Blondin, dandelion, exile, FERN, innocently wise, nettle, old ghosts, seeing, summer's heat, sunlight, Sycamore, Tortoiseshells Leave a comment
SEEING THE OBVIOUS
The fisherman sees the fishbut not its painuntil as fishhe swims this way again. The rich see not the poorthey have inventedand, not contented,strive ceaselessly for more. Abraham’s descendantsfight for their promised land,and while they swarm and fight like antswhose … Continue reading
Posted in Blondin Tagged Abraham, Blondin, deathless, fish, germ, kindness, Messiah's Law, myself, Nature red in tooth, poor, promised land, rich, seeing, vegan, virus Leave a comment