Tag Archives: The Beloved

weaving the tapestry – reweaving threads unweaving

the incense of suffering (to the Muses of muses and her shadows)   “There is nothing in my self that can be relied on.”  -St. Teresa of Avila     my hart said to my harts there is nothing at … Continue reading

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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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duets with other poets – weaving the tapestry

Chase chasing (to the Muse of muses) “Love sometimes wants to do us a great favor:  hold us upside down and shake all the nonsense out.” -Hafiz oh my Beloved I am giving up but i refuse to stop playing … 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 – 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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