The Tropic of Oz

“Oz never did give nothing to the Tin Man that he didn’t already have.” -Dewey BunnellPK-free-0-boy-1262989_1920

And it came to pass on this faithful day, that the wild man who created such havoc casting out demon shadows he saw in others are in reality his demons to do away with and the inquisitive boy yearning for knowledge at every waking moment, never getting enough, are one and the same for they are you and they are me, forced into enchantment and awareness, abiding in a lonely house off to the left-hand way of ‘being’ by the river of contemplation. And the boy dwelling
inside the wild man approaches the threshold after suffering death and inhalation of ego’s to discover compassion… the jeweled still point, lying at the heart of the soul. And it is there you will find me sitting on the porch in quiet mindful meditation.

©jc2016-9

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JC

I was officially diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease on October 29, 2012. These are my thoughts on Parkinson's and a variety of subjects.

12 thoughts on “The Tropic of Oz”

  1. Yes, the heart was always within him. If we are still and listen we will all find these parts that are missing.:) I do love your “jewelled still point at the heart of the soul”; poetic and deep.
    The quote is great and so true.
    Thanks again for an uplifting post.

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