A Sense of the Present Rises

Dear friends, For me, this time of year brings a heightened awareness of what’s passing and what’s to come, and in that way it tends to call attention to the present moment more than any other time. In her poem “The Coming Fall,” Denise Levertov writes of the way the season meets the body. “A sense of the present / rises out of the earth and grass / enters the feet, ascends.…”

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