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ROI or ‘return on investment’ is a common measure to calculate what a particular investment will give back. Is the payoff worth the effort? On its surface there is very little content here and so many may overlook the value and deeper meaning in these seventeen syllables. I suggest that your ROI in reading, contemplating, and living the following haiku may be very high. Enjoy!
I hope you enjoy this five-stanza haiku that points to Awareness not coming and going but continuous and unaffected by the content of experience. This will land where it does… it is for contemplation and not immediate resolution with mind.
Here are some recent haiku to enjoy! I often will write a haiku and copy it onto a tiny scrap of paper, carrying it with me for the day. Sometimes I will find it after forgetting it’s there and enjoy the discovery all over again. It’s also nice to leave the small scrap of paper on a desk at the office or school where someone else may discover and enjoy the tiny yet powerful pointer.
As the old saying goes (paraphrased): “If you want to make an enemy, try to change someone.” The following might be read as a “put down” to those lost in the world – of whom, at times, I count myself as one! More this is a suggestion to be the example of what you have discovered – that you are very existence, consciousness, bliss.