I Achieved Nirvana

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    The Man Under The Tree Eyes scratching an

    invisible epiphany Palms placated on lotused legs Breathing so as not to disturb the air The Man under the tree Is just sitting there While the world waits As destiny descends on his face A soft golden glow emanates His Confusion disappears by grace Wisdom takes its...
    Bothor Bothor
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jun 8, 2014

    (shrugs)

    I was 15 or 16 years old, used to being alone a lot.  I spent a lot of time on the floor between my bed and the wall in a narrow corridor with a small TV at the end and my guitar and amp in the middle.  I was usually there playing songs over and over or watching TV late...
    JoFoS JoFoS
    41-45, M
    1 Response Aug 25, 2009

    The Buddha's Enlightenment

    What did I achieve from suffering? What did I learn from pain? Through all my searching and questioning I realized that life is a mental game You evolve as you lose You improve as you win You gain clarity when you choose To see things from their end I follow signs and I...
    Bothor Bothor
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Oct 31, 2013
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