I often get wound up over the details in life. Seeking out the details can go to far and I simply add complexity. When I hurt my arm, instead of looking for the best medicine cocktail, I need to do slap some ice in it. The sooner the better. Advertisements
I stand in the night Breathing against all my fears Tranquility sought Tonight I’m seeking to calm my fears. My meditations upon tranquility are focusing on actually completing things.
Oblivion’s edge Looking downwards from the moon Glimpsing into dreams The interesting “thinks” that came through my brain.
I sit in darkness Concentrating on my breath Focusing my mind
Sunlight’s debuting Early morning darkness fades Sounds of spring arise Watching the dawn inch forward inspired this haiku. I anthropomorphise the sun, imagining pride and delight as humanity stirs underneath the reborn warmth. Perhaps there’s even love for us as we reawaken our striving. So, here’s to a new day, it’s blessed possibilities, and all […]
Still dark No hints of dawn Yet I know It will come I am awake in the early morning, pondering all that troubles me.
Choosing direction May sometimes be a challenge Please focus on love
As I stare into The abyss, eyes peering back A gaze, which is mine
It pains me Envisioning my journals Beloved words capturing my soul Mouldering in my absence As I fade to dust
I adore Rumi. The wisdom within his poetry has long guided me. Within this small line: the importance of faith. Not necessarily directed toward any particular diety. Simply regarding our community. Our futures are unknowable until they become our past. Even then meaning slowly gets gleaned. I live with a dangerous mindset: desiring to […]