Going Beyond Desire

by Hsu Yun


Original Language Chinese

Striving to leave the wilderness
You become part of what's wild.
Striving to cease grasping
Is, itself, grasping.
So how do you gain control and get beyond desire?
Open those eyes... the ones that were born in your own skull.

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The Longing in Between: Sacred Poetry from Around the World (A Poetry Chaikhana Anthology)
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Going Beyond Desire