Zen Meditation #3

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Photo by the author, Gem Lapin Beaucoup
Zen Meditation #3
Leaves fallen
Deep in a well,
Know nothing;
Become silence;
Become surface;
Become raindrops;
Become the sweep
Of a fishes’ tail,
The sun,
The moon,
A bird’s whistle,
And a scooping pail.
But not a buddha:
The sun and moon together
Cannot occupy
Such a small space.
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