an empty soul drifts
in the depths of the river
ascend to the light
Kim M. Russell, 2018
My response to Carpe Diem #1371 Sansara (the cycle of life)
For today’s episode, Chèvrefeuille has shared a part of Hermann Hesse’s Siddhartha, in which he runs away from his home, his beautiful Kamala and the world. Siddhartha has realised that his life as a wealthy merchant will not bring him the enlightenment he is looking for.