Simpler times

The ancient eavesdropper

There once
was a time
when a
cloud was
just a cloud,
a tree only
a tree,
but now
metaphors
have grown
on me.

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About tyler4turtles

I am an avid photographer, poet, ecologist, bookworm, blogger, art enthusiast and runner who calls Montana home but lives in Oregon.
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2 Responses to Simpler times

  1. Lovely. I am reminded of a bit in a performance by Laurie Anderson, in which she relates a bit of wisdom from the East she had heard: There is the thing, and the name of the thing, and that is one thing too many.

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