Image by OrangeAcid
(a poem by Gustavo Adolfo Becquer)
¿Qué Es Poesía?
¿Qué es poesía?, dices mientras clavas
En mi pupila tu pupila azul.
¡Qué es poesía! ¿Y tú me lo preguntas?
Poesía eres tú.
What is poetry? whisper your lips
while you stare into my soul.
What is poetry! And you ask me?
Poetry is all of you.
For more poetry, visit the following links:
- Tomorrow – a poem inspired by Bradley Trevor Grieves book by the same name
- Reflections of a Peaceful Warrior – a poem inspired in a talk given by Dan Millman in Sydney (April ’08)
- Loneliness – poetry in the Zen tradition
- Samsara – another Zen poem that explains the concept of Samsara
- Joy – another poem discussing the nature of Joy
or you can visit The crazy Colombian’s new book Zen and the art of photographic story-telling