I have always loved these little entities. Graceful and gawky, all at the same time, for me they are a beautiful allegory. They are our story as human beings, how we endeavor to grow from simple weeds into blazing bright flowers. And the seeds, our thoughts taking flight to birth wonderful creations as they fall to earth again and take root.
From childhood on I have scattered their tufts of white fluffiness into Spring breezes with hopeful breaths, surrendering my heart's desires to some power I little understood, but had complete trust in. Now, with a greater understanding, I recognize within their elegant structure, a small reminder of the endless potentials
that exist in the Void, the Mind of God, the Multiverses...waiting patiently for our hopes and dreams, traveling as seeds of thought, to manifest as we will.
Such is the love of God within us.
It was such a spring day as breathes into a man an ineffable yearning, a
painful sweetness, a longing that makes him...