The Summer Day

How to be idle and blessed

Photo:  My sister and my niece in Prospect Park.
I don't know exactly what a prayer is. I do know how to pay attention, how to fall down into the grass, how to kneel down in the grass, how to be idle and blessed, how to stroll through the fields, which is what I have been doing all day. From The Summer Day by Mary Oliver
Singin' in the Rain