Nothing and everything
The endless void fills all time
One moves in the silence
Stretching and reaching
Towards the other as two
Swiftly take flight.
They mingle and join
Each claiming their own side
So three may point the way.
Each base stretched far and wide.
Foundations are laid
By another close at hand
Who opens the four sealed gates.
Disruption and creative force
Issues forth as the skillfully crafted
Shield of focus reflects the five.
The light is fixed
The seeker is found
As outpour of healing grace
Gives way to the
Each walks a path of experience
Pulling and gathering from
Wisdom and lessons hard won
Fill what moves within.
As six expands to become seven
The meandering web that
Connects becomes entwined.
A continuum of dual
Portal opening and eight
The final climax of force contained.
Like amoebas they move and
Wiggle and stretch and pull
And strain until the
Tension and release
Catapult them over
The initiatory threshold of
Death’s nine gates.
All scatter and disperse
Once again seamlessly
Part of the void of the all
Once again the singular one rises
Reaching out towards its
Newly quickened mate.
0 Cycles, void, the limitless ALL, womb of creation and the Gate of the Divine;
1 The singular “I”, the individual, the line of continuum, energy held and gathered back to itself;
2 Collaborative effort, moving beyond the “I” to “we”, duality and polarity that results;
3 The point of trinity or third that is created from the friction and combined effort of the two;
4 Opening the point of support to a place of foundation, equanimity and force in a balanced state;
5 The shield whose tip may be directed by Will to disrupt, change and set in motion;
6 Doubled trinity, intersecting energies of descent and ascent, mirrored image of creative product;
7 Carrying forward the lessons learned, the paths taken and the reconvening of the triune
8 The lemniscates, foundation (4) uplifted to become the container, receipt and release;
9 Threshold /gate to endings and completion with potential for new fully informed beginnings.