Grace

“The Wood is shining this morning.
Red. Gold and green. The leaves
Lie on the ground, or fall,
Or hang full of light in the air still.
Perfect in its rise and in its fall, it takes
The place it has been coming to forever.
It has not hastened here, or lagged.
See how surely it has sought itself,
Its roots passing lordly through the earth.
See how without confusion it is
All that it is, and how flawless
Its grace is. Running or walking, the way
Is the same. Be still. Be still.”

~ Wendell Berry

Fall-woods

About Dr Bill Wooten

Organizational Psychologist,Guitarist, Banjo Picker, Bicyclist, Reader and Books, Books, Books
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6 Responses to Grace

  1. Fall has been a symphony of color here this year. Absolutely gorgeous….

  2. fictionfitz says:

    Reblogged this on Writing Out Loud and commented:
    This week’s theme

  3. mimijk says:

    Had to s hare on FB – perfect homage to a magnificent season.

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