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reweaving threads unweaving – with apologies to robert okaji

there is a cruelty to it* (to the Muse of muses and her shadows) “The life of man, solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short.” -Thomas Hobbes we are born to strive to understand without understanding the struggle   there is a … Continue reading

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duets with other poets – homage to john coyote

Ecstasy is agony (to the Muse of muses and her shadows) “…Extase! Pour peuler ce soir l’alcolve obscure Des souvenirs dormant cette chevelure…” -Charles Baudelaire Ecstasy is agony My love, I have found you. but you have not found me … Continue reading

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duets with other poets – homage to robert okaji

O at the Edges – Shutters VIII there is just one taste (with a deep bow to ken wilber) “…there is a crack in everything…” -Leonard Cohen the five platonic solids Edges, rounded rounding edgy and grown thick groaning and … Continue reading

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new threads in the tapestry – the Muse of muses and her shadows iii

(dutch and french versions below – three languages, three harts!) the stairway of oneness (to the dutch mirror becoming a gully good fay) “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” -Vincent Van Gogh there is a beloved … Continue reading

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ancient hymns of dafree whitewolfe – ii (this hart of harts)

this hart of harts (to the Muses of muses and her shadows) “I alone remain wilde and natural and free.” -Lao Tzu grasping the hand reaching towards me ungrasping the hand insecurity finds clutching at this wilde place unattainable a lover … Continue reading

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ancient hymns of dafree whitewolfe – i (as she danses on silver waters)

as she danses on silver waters sit and feel her hart beat heron wings once… taste the silver water mirroring stardust twice… hear the beaver tail clap the hand of spirit third… see minnows become golden trout dancing deep waters fourth… hear … Continue reading

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new threads in the tapestry – the Muse of muses and her shadows

as the master paints the margarita (shams tabriz sings to  rumi) “Beauty is defined by the image of your soul. Taint your beauty, taint your soul.” -D.D.L. Pinter to stain your pink lips with my tantric fire until red petals … Continue reading

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