...language, that magical honeycomb of words into which human reality is forever dissolving and from which it continually reemerges, having invented itself anew. The adjective in the lotus. The jewel in the inkwell. A blue dolphin leaping from a sink of dirty dishes.
From the Book Tibetan Peach Pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life, Ecco, 2014, ISBN 006226740X