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Thursday, December 31, 2015

All There Is (a poem by B. Dean)

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All There Is
a flower lies in the seed
of its own knowing

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Road to the Middle Path (a poem by B. Dean)

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Road to the Middle Path
remember
whatever you are thinking
is always only half-true

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Witness (a poem by B. Dean)

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Witness
the best I can ever do
is the present moment

Monday, December 28, 2015

Time (a poem by B. Dean)

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Time
time is there
for those who need
something to happen

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Expedient Nothingness (a poem by B. Dean)

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Expedient Nothingness
there is both
no hurry
and no reason
to pause

Saturday, December 26, 2015

Pair of Dimes (a poem by B. Dean)

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Pair of Dimes
I'm so glad that
all I have is
twenty cents

Friday, December 25, 2015

Raceless Rat (a poem by B. Dean)

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Raceless Rat
courting the unexplainable
ever distances me
from the agreed-upon

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Audition for Nobody (a poem by B. Dean)

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Audition for Nobody
he cuts his hair
he's a respectable
nothingness

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Knowledge (a poem by B. Dean)

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Knowledge
outside of
your knowledge
of me—
I don't exist

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

High Coo #25 (a poem by B. Dean)

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High Coo #25
my appreciation
is not going to
change anything

but itself

Monday, December 21, 2015

Real Math (a poem by B. Dean)

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Real Math
adding or subtracting
never works
breathing and allowing
always does

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Stress Point (a poem by B. Dean)

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Stress Point
all stress
is the result
of having
to explain oneself

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Be Prepared (a poem by B. Dean)

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Be Prepared
prepare yourself
for nothing
and you'll
be prepared
for everything

Friday, December 18, 2015

Clever Poem (a poem by B. Dean)

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Clever Poem
I'm not
clever
who is
clever?
I'm not
even here

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Apple Pie (a poem by B. Dean)

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Apple Pie
he's got
a Buddha tattoo

his skin
has arrived

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

All Creatures (a poem by B. Dean)

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All Creatures
all creatures
rely on accidental finds
that materialize miraculously

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Open Up (a poem by B. Dean)

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Open Up
absolute receptivity and
absolute witnessing
are all the same

Monday, December 14, 2015

Self to Self #2 (a poem by B. Dean)

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Self to Self #2
the divine
needn't get
permission
from itself
to shine

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Forgotten (a poem by B. Dean)

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Forgotten
proof of self
does not come
from the beyond

Saturday, December 12, 2015

There are No Answers (a poem by B. Dean)

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There are No Answers
and the one
you already
don't have
is it

Friday, December 11, 2015

Loving Poem (a poem by B. Dean)

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Loving Poem
these words
will never be
more important
than you

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Ideas (a poem by B. Dean)

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Ideas
ideas are nothing
but temporarily configured
resistances to unity

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Startled Cat (a poem by B. Dean)

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Startled Cat
apprehension
is a method
of self-retrieval

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Misery Begins (a poem by B. Dean)

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Misery Begins
misery begins
with interpretation

(a preparation
for the worst)

Monday, December 7, 2015

Zen Koan #64 (a poem by B. Dean)

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Zen Koan #64
what helps
is seeing how
it cannot
be helped

Sunday, December 6, 2015

What's to Improve? (a poem by B. Dean)

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What's to Improve?
her wish to
improve things
cannot be
improved upon

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Know Me (a poem by B. Dean)

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Know Me
there is no me
for anything
to come from

Friday, December 4, 2015

Zen Koan (a poem by B. Dean)

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Zen Koan
the moment I'm after
is the one before it

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Path Nature Pain (a poem by B. Dean)

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Path Nature Pain
the truth only hurts
when you're not living it

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Yes, Non-Dualism (a poem by B. Dean)

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Yes, Non-Dualism
he's trying
to reconcile
a difference
that doesn't exist

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Figure 8 (a poem by B. Dean)

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Figure 8
to stop looking for answers
is just another one

Monday, November 30, 2015

Opinion Peace (a poem by B. Dean)

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Opinion Peace
opinions
are
constipation

nature never
gathers them
before
expressing

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Ultimate Realization (a poem by B. Dean)

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Ultimate Realization
to ultimately
realize
that nothing
need be
ultimately realized

Saturday, November 28, 2015

Love and Openness (a poem by B. Dean)

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Love and Openness
the one heart
makes no claim
of any kind

Friday, November 27, 2015

Breath (a poem by B. Dean)

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Breath
if I breathe deep enough
there is no beginning

Thursday, November 26, 2015

The Point (a poem by B. Dean)

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The Point
destination is origin
as far as that goes

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Enlightenment #2 (a poem by B. Dean)

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Enlightenment #2
enlightenment occurs when
there are no more "whens"

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Not a Title (a poem by B. Dean)

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Not a Title
nothing
needs
to happen
first

Monday, November 23, 2015

Stunt Double (a poem by B. Dean)

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Stunt Double
there is no
qualified stand-in
for awareness

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Ideally (a poem by B. Dean)

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Ideally
ideally
this would be
exactly how it is

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Arbitrary Meaning (a poem by B. Dean)

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Arbitrary Meaning
this meaning
has no it
but give you

Friday, November 20, 2015

Nature (a poem by B. Dean)

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Nature
birds are far too busy
to forget you

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Question of Being (a poem by B. Dean)

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Question of Being
and besides
what has unhappiness
ever gotten you?

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Koan the Barbarian (a poem by B. Dean)

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Koan the Barbarian
what is the hand
of one sound clapping?

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Lottery (a poem by B. Dean)

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Lottery
one through ten
rank this moment
against itself

Monday, November 16, 2015

Success (a poem by B. Dean)

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Success
this moment
is successful
because it exists

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Buddha Insists (a poem by B. Dean)

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Buddha Insists
you have the right
to remain silent

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Eternity (a poem by B. Dean)

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Eternity
eternity is the
happiest ending
there is

Friday, November 13, 2015

High Coo #12 (a poem by B. Dean)

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High Coo #12
free association
is not what you think

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Pine Tree (a poem by B. Dean)

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Pine Tree
only an opinion
can form an opinion

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Dialed In (a poem by B. Dean)

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Dialed In
chop wood
answer cell phone
carry water

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

No If Then (a poem by B. Dean)

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No If Then
the unknown
is pure awareness
without context

Monday, November 9, 2015

Indeed (a poem by B. Dean)

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Indeed
all that I am
exists by itself

Sunday, November 8, 2015

Dividing Question (a poem by B. Dean)

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Dividing Question
all inertia
is the thought of HOW

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Formless (a poem by B. Dean)

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Formless
nothing to nothing
through something or other

Friday, November 6, 2015

Spirit Crossroad (a poem by B. Dean)

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Spirit Crossroad
I no longer
feel specific
to myself

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Moment Us (a poem by B. Dean)

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Moment Us
to value experience
is to value self

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Religious Thinking (a poem by B. Dean)

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Religious Thinking
nothing will ever
amount to everything

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Contention (a poem by B. Dean)

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Contention
contention
is proof
that "I" exist

Monday, November 2, 2015

Lost in Thought (a poem by B. Dean)

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Lost in Thought
interpretation
is the beginning
of misery

Sunday, November 1, 2015

More than Awful Grammar (a poem by B. Dean)

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More than Awful Grammar
I does
want to
live forever

Friday, October 30, 2015

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Monday, October 26, 2015

Zen Koan #0 (a poem by B. Dean)

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Zen Koan #0
nothing
will
happen
otherwise

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Schmidentity (a poem by B. Dean)

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Schmidentity
who you are
unintentionally
is everything

Have U Noticed? (a poem by B. Dean)

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Have U Noticed?
seeking
is often
endless