[ by Charles Cameron — Master Zenpundit echoing Master Rainer Maria Rilke ]
Zen (upper panel) this morning on FaceBook:
And Rilke (lower panel) speaking into the “maddening wind” (the Föhn) on the cliffs by Schloss Duino:
Or maybe Shakespeare can give us a no less powerful comparison?
Sound and fury, signifying nothing?
On the one hand, it’s the human condition, at least in these modern times: too much noise drowns out the signal… On the other, the occasional word belted into the wind does get through, eh? Or so we hope…
That’s why we blog.