The Summit
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The Summit

TWO MINUTE MEDITATION

Making Sense of Lorca’s Quote on Dreams: Why be Careful?

If this is all we get, we must not waste it

A ship sails along the twilight sky
Photo by Johannes Plenio on Unsplash

“Life is not a dream. Careful! Careful! Careful!
We fall down the stairs in order to eat the moist earth
or we climb to the knife edge of the snow with the voices of
the dead dahlias.
But forgetfulness does not exist, dreams do not…

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Ilana Lydia

Ilana Lydia

A theater person/writer/reader of curiosities. A believer in wonder.