August 26, 2012

Anne Swannell

STUDY IN MINDFULNESS

Plums, heavy
in a copper bowl.

A copper bowl,
heavy with plums.

from Rattle #36, Winter 2011
Tribute to Buddhist Poets

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Anne Swannell: “I am a mosaicist with Zen Buddhist leanings. I become the plate and the china teapot I smash with a hammer. Then I put myself back together again in the form of a flower, of many flowers arranged in a vase and framed in square-cut tile.” (web)

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