Category Archives: sentimentalism

Just Go Gentle

The cold wind gasps, the clouds weep. It was their last time to see and to say goodbye to that departing leaf of autumn. Everything has changed. Their world will be different from now on though they will still go to work, brush their teeth, drink … Continue reading

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That Kind Of Peace

5:30 am. Ink dark outside. Cold. Breakfast of oats, flaxseeds, banana, avocado, raw honey, almond milk, yogurt and organic green tea and poetry. And this simple yet calming poem by Wendell Berry, “The Peace of Wild Things,” touches my being … Continue reading

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Inhabiting Each Moment

It is cold and dark. By the window, my mind floats with the lightness of silence. I live inside each moment. It is liberating with many possibilities.

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An Empty Cup and Mercy

My cup is empty of herbal tea and a deep longing caresses my heart on this cold winter night. It is quiet and there exist a somewhat subtle inner beauty, delicately reminding me of the fullness of time and the … 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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One Winter Night

A leaf covered by snow, a moonlight in winter and tears in the stillness of the night.

Posted in Connection, Contemplation, Deeper Truth, Inner Knowing, Inner Life, Knowing, memories, Remembrance, Ruminations, sentimentalism, Silence, Stillness | 8 Comments

And That Chrysanthemum

Dried chrysanthemum resting on an old Tatami mat. He cried… and silently walked away.

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Moving Deeply

I slowly move to a place of many beginnings and unending endings.

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To Trust the Mystery

The mystery of the last breath, the mystery of goodbyes and tears, and I quietly look out the window to a place somewhere beyond the horizon, as I learn to trust the moment, to trust the journey, to trust the … Continue reading

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It Will Be

The silence and stillness of an empty coffee cup resting on a snowy ground. In due time, it will be gone. Forever.

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