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Dec. 12, 2014 - Doorsill, by Rumi

Has a book ever fallen at your feet, containing the exact information you needed? Or has your eye ever fallen upon a sentence on a random page of a book, only to give you the inspiration you needed at that moment? 127 more words

Daily Divination

The Learner: A Question Of Afterlife

Oh soul,
you worry too much.
You have seen your own strength.
You have seen your own beauty.
You have seen your golden wings.
About anything less, 786 more words


Whom or What Do We Serve?

The image of this beautiful cow at the Cow’s Ball in Bohinj, Slovenia has stayed with me since attending this wonderful local annual festival in Bohinj last September. 1,559 more words

Say Yes Quickly

Below is one of my favorite poems by Mevlâna Jalâluddîn Rumi. This one is a translation by the American poet, Coleman Barks.There is an interview with Coleman  362 more words