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Another Sunrise

As you know, I love a good sunrise! So even though I have posted sunrises before, I couldn’t resist taking these pictures this morning on my way to pick up some bagels for breakfast. 156 kata lagi

Growing Flowers

Raise your words,
not voice.
It is rain
that grows flowers,
not thunder.

source: Jalaluddin Rumi
image: Eddie’s Garden, Eddie’s Photos, Bromeliad February 2017


Rumi is my Homey

This goes out to my special secret super private special secret squirrel friend. I could tell you more but then I’d have to hunt you all down and kill you in particularly gruesome and creative ways. 557 kata lagi


Reflection on God's name 'Al Azim'

Review of the chapter ‘Al Azim’ from the book ‘The 99 Names of God’ by Daniel Thomas Dyer

I find myself drawn to Allah’s names of majesty and wrath such as  255 kata lagi


Free Your Soul!

People want you to be happy.
Do not keep serving them your pain.

If you could untie your wings
and free your soul of jealousy, 17 kata lagi


from Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi

If a man or woman flails about, he not only
Smashes his house,
He burns the whole world down.

translated by Robert Bly



It’s your road, and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.