Haiku Mind

108 Poems to Cultivate Awareness and Open Your Heart
Product Number: EB00687711
Released: Oct 31, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780834822351
Publisher: Shambhala
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Description

Haiku, the Japanese form of poetry written in just three lines, can be miraculous in its power to articulate the profundity of the simplest moment-and for that reason haiku can be a useful tool for bringing us to a heightened awareness of our lives. Here, the poet Patricia Donegan shares her experience of the haiku form as a way of insight that anyone can use to slow down and uncover the beauty of ordinary moments. She presents 108 haiku poems-on themes such as honesty, transience, and compassion-and offers commentary on each as an impetus to meditation and as a key to unlocking the wonder in what we find right before us.

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Author(s): Patricia Donegan
Original Publish Date: Oct 12, 2010

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