A Place of Deep Values

A Place of Deep Values

How do you know
that the heart sizzles and the soul shimmers?
I am aware of the curve of the road
And the shape of the trees as I walk and
that my walk creates a path
that leads to the very heart of what matters most.
It is only through deepest invitation
to take the journey further and further
to a place of deep values
where hundreds of birds fly in silence.

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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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6 Responses to A Place of Deep Values

  1. stillight says:

    I love your words and pictures, Virgilio. I find them deeply meditative and calming. Thank you! It’s a great way to start the day…

  2. Your words have painted a lovely picture in my head.

    Love your poem my friend.

    I am back! and I have 3 poems that I posted…feel free to check it out.

  3. maskednative says:

    ‘The deepest invitation to take the journey further and further’…..’where hundreds of birds fly in silence’……
    I walk with you Virgilio. Language is not necessary in such a place.
    Lovely post.

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