Looking into my cup of tea I see the whole world, It’s like a kind of Communion – Take Drink This is the Body of the World, Take Drink This is in Remembrance of the Loss and what has been Lost – The brother, the father, the sister, the mother, The little […]
I sit here watching One sun slip behind mountains and I beg it to stay Don’t leave me agonizing beauty you will never be here again. this moment’s leaving, knowing its death I am alive. No complacency No assumption No certainty
I wonder whose tears are falling down this face. The wet heat breaking me, turning me, to know, the speed that misses seeing, and being seen. each of us, each day, just missing each other, every day. We talk face to face, work side by side. We get done the tasks of a day, but […]
Love wrestles me. Is calling attention to all circumstances. The only real remedy. It requires me to keep seeing and re-seeing, Until these hands, veined and marked from a life’s holding and losing, Move, Extend beyond my own need or want, and just open, Letting Receiving Releasing As when […]
Ah, a moment’s reprieve from forward angst I read Rilke and I Re-member This Being Contemplating Out of the push of time Where I know nothing Easily Without fear and then Know everything.
1/13/13 What am I to offer? There is a hole in my bag, All the tricks collected are now lost, Strewn along the path Leading me to the edge of my seat Waiting for what might come From me Through me For me In spite of me. No longer […]
Re-membered sadness needs no remedy, It is soft and wet dissolving limitations in and between, running me like a river to its salty buoyancy.
Return Home This quiet revolution they call Mindfulness is simply a cross cultural language of heartful relationship to the moment, which requires nothing more than a beating heart for affiliation, the singular thread that includes us all, the antidote to the core of our suffering, a return home to our inherent belonging. – dmr […]