Sweet Surrender

…a deep sense of loss…a searing pain…so much to think about…so many underlying questions…I tried so hard to philosophize in the hope that I can capture clarity to the situation…and yet I ended up asking more questions…and then in a moment of deep sorrow, I saw a purple flower…and I surrender everything to poetry…with no questions asked…

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About Virgilio Gavia

Interests: poetry, photography, writing (prose and poetry), walking/hiking, reading (non-fiction and books of poetry) drinking coffee and herbal teas, camping, fishing, contemplating, solitude, silence, traveling, faded jeans, meaningful conversation, wabi-sabi, haiku, tanka, Jazz, Classical, oldies, all the books of Thomas Merton, Joseph Campbell, Thomas Moore, John O'Donohue, Mary Oliver, David Whyte, Mark Strand, ancient Chinese and Japanese poets, The Bible, spirituality, philosophy, psychology, sociology, history, humanities and the arts.
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