pointing

an ancient Buddhist teaching tells me

 the finger pointing to the moon is not the moon.

neither is your beak the sun,

yet You point me to it,

and the radiance of this day.

crane pointing to the moom

a finger, a beak or a teacher

are all nothing but reflected light.

Shine!

About eteal

Reverend Teal is a minister, chaplain, artist and storyteller. She specializes in the human-animal bond and all its healing aspects.
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