Sunday, August 14th

by musicclipoftheday

back to church

“The Day Is Past and Gone,” live, Shiloh Institutional Baptist Church, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1988




reading table

let’s go to the mountain
to view violets.
If they scatter away tomorrow,
what can we do?

—Ryokan (1758-1831), translated from the Japanese by Kazuaki Tanahashi (Sky Above, Great Wind: The Life and Poetry of Zen Master Ryokan, 2012)