Category Archives: Connection

The Mystery of Being Alive

The way I understand the mystery of being alive is the way I understand how the ancient cold autumn wind blows.

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Reduced to Tears

The nerve of silence quivers in the intense longing of the heart and everything is reduced to an expression of tears. And I rediscover compassion, intimacy, and serenity. It is, after all, a contemplative expedition in the depths of my … Continue reading

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Lifting The World Without EvenTouching It

The backyard, the shadow, the light, dried leaves, the dirt. All are engaged in silence and stillness, in an afternoon of destiny, at the same time, and for a few minutes, I, too, was silent and still, absorbing, internalizing, my … Continue reading

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Pathos

It is achingly beautiful when the golden shaft of sunlight hits the leaves and make them glow that I just stand in silence. And yet it is fleeting and sad.

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How To Behave In The Face Of Beauty, Silence and Grace

The beautiful clarity of the early morning like a clear brook in ancient times. There is a quiet insistence in this that ties holiness with beauty. Then the yellow light silently and slowly spreads, glittering the leaves that help unfold  … Continue reading

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A Revelation

Morning breaks I turned inward and looked to the east. It is all about coming back to where it all begins. It is all about what is true. It is all about deeply remembering. It is all about longing and … Continue reading

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There Is A Room

There is a room with the door slightly opened. Inside is a deep secret, a deep truth. But no one is yet allowed to get inside but you can come in if you want; however, the consequences of doing so … Continue reading

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Part of a Great Dance

The air of being alone can only be described in a few lines of words, spaced out, creating solitary gaps in between lines. They know they exist. They are quiet and patient. They live by that existential emptiness yet are … Continue reading

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He Knows, He Understands, He Remembers

He lives his life the way it used to be and a little bit more. There are times when he is so quiet and he knows why, and he understands and then…he remembers the deep resonance and distant echoes of … Continue reading

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Forever In The Light

The sun is up, scattering pale light, and I sense a stirring in my inner being, a joyful presence of renewal, working, progressing, promising, unrelenting. And it validates an ancient promise written in blood. It is an expression of love that … Continue reading

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