Advaita

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You say "non-dual",Not that, Which describes this and that. Or even "not this, not that", Which implies a third thing.

Let us see instead The pink blossom of the lotus Hanging in our chests And the golden window there Leading to our hearts.

Let us hear the sound of the universe In our own voice, And feel everything here That God cannot.

Let us know Our one soul By looking in each other's eyes.

- (c) Sue B. Walker

* What comes to mind when you think of hearing the sound of the universe in your own voice? * Write about an experience in nature where you felt yourself merging with everything around you. As you reflect back on what you've written, what do you notice? What surprises you? * Begin a poem with the words, "Let us see instead..."