Autumn 2014

Autumn Retreat

Deep in the mountains
A single branch of maple
Near the eaves of my hut
Marks the beginning
Of the days of autumn.

— The Buddhist nun and artist, Rengetsu (“Lotus Moon”)
[formerly Otagaki Nobu (1791-1875)]


(Click image to read poem).

About Nancy

Nancy Hoffmann began studying Zen Buddhism in 1992 and has dedicated this site to meditating on what she sees and believes. She is not averse to sharing laughter as well.
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1 Response to Autumn 2014

  1. Uncle Tree says:

    Nice post! 🙂 Great pics and words, too! Peace and luvz, UT

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