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Masnavi of Rumi. O heart, haste...

 O heart, haste thither, for God will shine upon you, And seem to you a sweet garden instead of a terror. He will infuse into your soul a new Soul, So as to fill you, like a goblet, with wine. 36 kata lagi

Haiku: Some Kiss

closer now –
the drum of seawater
on clam shells

(Image courtesy of Carpe Diem Haiku Kai)

Written for Carpe Diem 1394 Some Kiss We Want


“show me the way to the Ocean!”

who is it?

who thirsts for all this

these transient things

that bind the spirit?

Take me to the sky

wrap me in music,

the gentle silence of dawn… 224 kata lagi


5 Things To Expect When Your Mother Dies #mom #breastcancer #grief

Quotes of Wisdom is on hold to allow for something different to evolve, same day and time, Fridays at 9am (Pacific Time Zone).

My mother died six weeks ago.  538 kata lagi

Dream Catching

‘Then death comes like dawn’ (Rumi)

elusive and free
haunting moths in daybreak’s flame
groggy death’s head dreams

Kim M. Russell, 2018

My response to… 43 kata lagi



Where is home?

Where I lived when I was born
four houses of my childhood
university dorm
three houses of marriage
nine houses of single parenting… 229 kata lagi


Haiku: Rumi's Spring

the first clover –
an enchanted visitor
with gifts of sweet jade

Written for Carpe Diem #1393 Spring Is Coming