Category Archives: Poetry

Seeing the World In A Lovely Thin Way

Another cold grey sunday morning. The street is wet because of the melting snow and the rain last night and this early morning. Strange to think that there is a certain kind of eloquent thinness in this landscape that I … Continue reading

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Weaving Dreams

I know how it feels to look out the window and see a grey sky and naked trees on a quiet Saturday of a cold February afternoon. I do not see any birds. But I am fully aware of a … Continue reading

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A Silent Language

A solitary bird, a brown leaf in the dead of winter, and a black & white photograph of a flower arrangement in an old container. They all speak in silence to the human heart.

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It Is In Knowing

It is in knowing that leads to deep understanding because the wise heart knows because the wise heart can identify the intimacy of even a shaft of light to darkness.

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A Soft Brush of Tenderness

It is in faint whispering that we hear and feel the soft brush of tenderness that is revealed in emptiness and loneliness through the poetry of the heart. It is a gift.

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A Silent Story

It is that shaft of sunlight that tells the whole story, hoping yet fleeting.

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A Question Within a Question

I was deeply moved to silence by these last two lines from Mary Oliver’s poem, The Summer Day: “Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” I put down the book, opened … Continue reading

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Those Enhanced Moments

There are times when I walk there is no path and the walk creates the path. There are times there are paths when I walk and I just deeply surrender. Moments of creation, acts of surrendering, choices of the heart, … Continue reading

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Deep Love

I wake up to the call of the silence of spring and yet I can still feel the coldness of winter. This I call deep love. It lingers.

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The Way of Deliverance

I carve a path. And I deeply remember the innocent passing white clouds, the broken thorny twigs and scattered stones on the ground, the quiet flowers that witness along the way and the birds that sing as well as cry. … Continue reading

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