If only the black and white thinkers of this world could be swept up in a tesserat and experience some life shaking alternative reality.
oh connie - i love you! this made me laugh out loud at 5:30 this morning!
and this needs to be read by more people than just me. she left this in another comment:
What is this feeling like death,
companion to birth,
this flux of blood.
Life may yet be snatched from the grave of misunderstandings,
I die to the past.
I am born into the future.
In between, I hold my breath
and wait for the miracle.
this one gave me shivvers, it's so beautiful, thank you! you are a sage indeed!