Treasure Island

douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Meditation: dog and place


Place is place
without dog,
what lifts spirit
and what lowers it.
With all three
place is crossing place.

Submitted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 24, 2013
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a 'crossing place' is a ford, a tirtha, a potent place that easily, usually, potentially becomes a place of pilgrimage for Hindus.

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