Monthly Archives: May 2017

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Music

      The double rush and cadence of intricate delight, Music lifting and falling, Like water, pure and bright . . .   “Aria” Rolfe Humphries  

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Racket

  [Y]our deepest self is raising a terrible racket, prayers, victrolas, saints in procession, ads for the best soap, a racket for which nobody knows the why or wherefor.   “Don’t Kill Yourself” Carlos Drummond […]

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Nature Past

      Remembering betrays Nature Because yesterday’s Nature is not Nature. What’s past is nothing . . . Fly, bird, fly away; teach me to disappear!   “Rather the Bird Flying By and Leaving […]

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Mothers

          We are born of love; Love is our mother.   Rūmī      

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Midnight

      A moonlit edge of hill, Ever swept by the wind, Which I call life. The whole universe Glowing white with moonbeams.   “Prayer in Four Verses” Pak Mokwol  

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Blessings

        We must laugh and we must sing, We are blest by everything, Everything we look upon is blest.   “A Dialogue of Self and Soul” William Butler Yeats