Tag Archives: mindfulness

The Garden Told Me

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the garden told me

it needs me

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a poet to walk along

it to unlock

the unseen unheard

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to feel home

while lost it needed

it told me

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someone that will

walk it for

no reason at all

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if not to be

it to breath along

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The Songs Of Butterflies

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it is a revelation
not one cicada
sounds the same

a butterfly sitting
by me admiring
something I lose

myself on such lightness
I use to tell children
to stop and to listen to

the songs of
butterflies as
they nodded back

This poem, written in 2014, is from the collection California Notebooks 01, click on the title if interested in your own copy.

Poems Come

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when you honor
three layers of mountains

brown beige and purple
straight ahead of you

against a bright blue drape
not noticing the golf ball

poems come floating
the crystal breeze

This poem is part of the collection California Notebooks 02 written in Indian Wells, California.

Aprile 2021 – Inedita

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Sundays’ are dedicated to Italian Poetry

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siamo evanescenti

siamo temporanei

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siamo sospensione

del fiato divino siamo

la pausa tra le parole

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siamo il sacro steso

alla luce quotidiana

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On Tuesday poems will be posted in English as usual.

Sì, il martedì le poesie saranno in inglese come sempre.

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To The End

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we all walk
bundled up on
winter days
but the dogs

jump for joy

the old man
will not sit by
his fire he takes
himself out

slowly stretching
his steps next
to the lines
of poplars

he will walk to
the end not
a thought
of surrender

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© 2013

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Quaderni Californiani

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Some Sundays are dedicated to Italian poetry

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trovare il modo
di zittire i pensieri
rumorosi ossessivi

figli della paura per
accogliere quelli a forma d’ali
amalgame di leggerezza

piume su muscoli forti
che ci permettano di librarsi
nella bellezza della vita

con il becco spalancato

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Poesia tratta dal libro bilingue “California Notebooks” in vendita da Feltrinelli per avere la vostra copia cliccate qui

Yes, on Tuesday poems will always be in English.