The Effectiveness of Grass

Upon your feet

Meadow at Nine Thousand, Hopping to Space, by John Levin

I think the Earth has found me,
though I didn’t realize
I was so lost.

Green grass tickling my feet,
hard soled heavy shoes
forgot, now tossed.

I bent knees, hips, torso straight, so low,
just to jump as high as I can,
so high I needn’t land.

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John Levin

John Levin

Scientist. Writer. Meditator. Blue Tantrika. Mystical Rabbi. Climate & Human Rights Activist. I’m a man of few words, except when I open my mouth.