The last Passing of a Butterfly


In the sunlight a butterfly on its mission

like us, within us and through us,

a hidden Presence, the constant meaning

freedom unspoken because of the tramping of things

a butterfly and so is the soul within us.’

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From the poem ‘The last Passing of a Butterfly’, by Yiannis Zisis

Cycle III: Toil of the Little One

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(Photograph by Yiannis Zisis)