Thursday, September 06, 2007

Notes from DreamTime


(Picture: Gigantic Pipe seen in a dream by an Italian woman on Pantelleria, Italy)


©2007 Turtle Heart, entire cotents.

“My friend, you must live. Yes, live and endure everything. That is contained in the promise you made when you became awake and choose this life, this red road. You must endure all and prevail with silence and without tracks. How far you have to go! Any fool can die. Any fool can quit. But you must endure right up to the very last moment. Everything you know, everything that you will become and what you will leave behind, to help all the others find the way, depend upon this. It is here, in your hands and there in your heart.”
…from the councils of the Tobacco Indian

I settled own, stretched out in the water
sacred water, rain water
heated by the sun and the old volcano
stripped bare, open to the touch of the wind
i floated and not quite dreaming
my belly was open and the sky went inside
yes
endure everything
like the sacred water endures the sky
yes
even stars have seeds
trails of light that wait for the universe to expand
and catch up to them
yes
i floated like light in the darkness
… a star in the void

…Turtle Heart

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