Tag Archives: Sufism

weaving the tapestry – duet vi with himani b (unifying the threads)

union unifying the threads (to the Muses of muses and her shadows) “…the highest good is like water…” -Lao Tzu brought together by time timing being nothing absenting spacing loving verbing pounding nouning loving so being is realizing we are … Continue reading

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weaving the tapestry – duet v with himani

  (note: we have been a Benedictine Oblate (OSB) – that is to say, a secular contemplative – for about twenty years now.  at the hart of Benedictine Spiritual Practice is Lectio Divina, deep insight contemplation of sacred psalms.  to … Continue reading

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weaving the tapestry – duet iv with himani b

(there is so much beautiful word candy in the blogsphere thesedays everyday is Halloween for a such a ‘word junky’ as the decadent poet maudit that we are  is – so even so, there is a devotional simplicity in the words of  himani b … Continue reading

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the dutch mirror – geen andere muze

(english version below) geen andere muze (Aan De Geliefde) “Maar ik denk altijd dat de beste manier om te weten van God is liefde van vele dingen.” -Vincent Van Gogh     maanloze maanloze de woestenij van de nacht er … Continue reading

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duets with other poets – himani b

winged flight  (to the Muse of muses and her shadows) It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye. ~ Antoine de Saint Exupéry Gustav Moreau my soul show unto … Continue reading

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autumns symphonies – a pas de deux of ancient lovers (movement ii)

Parole de Les Coeurs Tendres: A  Pas de Deux of Ancient Lovers (to my Beloved emBeth) ii “Let her kiss me with the kisses of her mouth for the wisdom upon her lips is more delightful than wine deeper than … Continue reading

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the dutch mirror – when one goes wandering (movement i)

when one of us goes wandering i “I know the way you can get…”                                                 -Hafiz     i know what happens when you go a wandering   when downward you blindly stumble and fall forget the old ways of … Continue reading

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