The revelation of the Spirit comes in a fleeting moment, yet its impact on our senses can be profound and unrelenting. Perceived on many levels in the most mysterious of ways, the appearance of the Spirit is by nature impermanent. Like smoke, it cannot be contained. We have no reference for the Spirit; it is the other — the other side, the other way. Like people who see divinity in the complexity of Nature, I believe everything exists for the pleasure of the Spirit. For me, dried plant leaves are the remains of the once fuller Spirit that inhabited the living plant.
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