Pathos

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It is achingly beautiful

when the golden shaft of sunlight

hits the leaves and make them glow

that I just stand in silence.

And yet it is fleeting and sad.

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About Virgilio Gavia

Interests: poetry, photography, writing (prose and poetry), walking/hiking, reading (non-fiction and books of poetry) drinking coffee and herbal teas, camping, fishing, contemplating, solitude, silence, traveling, faded jeans, meaningful conversation, wabi-sabi, haiku, tanka, Jazz, Classical, oldies, all the books of Thomas Merton, Joseph Campbell, Thomas Moore, John O'Donohue, Mary Oliver, David Whyte, Mark Strand, ancient Chinese and Japanese poets, The Bible, spirituality, philosophy, psychology, sociology, history, humanities and the arts.
This entry was posted in Connection, Contemplation, Deeper Truth, Existentialism, Inner Knowing, Inner Life, Knowing, Ruminations, Sadness, sentimentalism, Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Pathos

  1. But what a moment.

    – esme upon the Cloud

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