Category: Poems

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Like this

If anyone asks you how the perfect satisfaction of all our sensual wanting will look, lift your face and say Like this.   When someone mentions the gracefulness of the nightsky, climb up on...

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Birdsong brings relief

Birdsong brings relief to my longing I’m just as ecstatic as they are, but with nothing to say! Please universal soul, practice some song or something through me! Rumi

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STOP SWIMMING

Stop swimming so hard, and climb in the boat with Noah. Rumi

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Those who don’t feel this Love

Those who don`t  feel this Love pulling them like a river, those who don`t drink dawn like a cup of springwater or take in sunset like supper, those who don`t want to change, let...

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Be a lamp

Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder. Help someone`s soul heal. Walk out of your house like a shepherd.  Rumi  

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Forget the world

Forget the world, and so command the world.  Rumi

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A fire

 A fire has risen above my tombstone hat. I don`t want learning, or dignity, or respectability. I want this music and this dawn and the warmth of your cheek against mine. The grief-armies assemble,...

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Open a window to God

Listen, open a window to God and begin to delight yourself by gazing upon Him through the opening. The business of love is to make the window of the heart, for the breast is...

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Collect your mind

Collect your mind’s fragments that you may fill yourself bit by bit with meaning. The one disciple who meditates the mysteries of creation for sixty minutes gains more merit than from sixty years of...

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Bring the sky

Bring the sky beneath your feet and listen to Celestial Music everywhere. Rumi