THE TRIUNE SELF
The Real is not bound by time or space.The Perennial WayFaith Mind Sutra
Nothing defines it as large or small.
A single thought spins ten thousand years.
The thoughts of ten thousand years
occur in a single moment.
When it really hits you there’s no oneThe Triune SelfMike Snider
home as a somebody, and never has been, all that yippee yummy
business of emptiness might just scare your socks off—until you get
acclimated to actually being it.
The sun and moon give a fragrance to you,Christ SutrasBart Marshall
along with the air and spirit, earth and water.
For if the sun does not shine upon these bodies,
they will wither and perish just like weeds or grass.
The sage wanders about as he pleasesThe Perennial WayAshtavakragita
and lives on whatever may come.
Contentment ever dwells in his heart.
And when the sun sets,
he rests where he is.
I was born againThe Triune SelfMike Snider
and again into a clearer view and experience—until everything
collapsed into the recognition of the whole paradigm as nothing
more than a dream that never even happened.