on one standpoint
all the time
sure to follow).
Your most deeply held presuppositions
are dark-invisible and function silently
so that you enact them unawares.
There is a way to bring them to light:
looking out of the corner of your eye,
glimpse what’s outside the boundary
that is not there.
What comes to the fore
on its occasion –
a cup of tea,
a song –
and shapes on all else
just now not disclosed.
is what excludes
standing on its own.
there are no things.
The hazy mist out of which mountains
of rock and earth, rivers and trees,
and myriad creatures emerge
is your true transparence.
as it shapes you,