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Don’t let your throat tighten
with fear. Take sips of breath
all day and night. Before death
closes your mouth.

There’s no love in me without your being,

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Heart's Desire

As each new day begins, irrespective of what happened, or didn’t happen yesterday, the day holds its promise for the known and unknown.  Now, with a new year, these possibilities explode into calls for action in “New Year’s Resolutions.” 992 more words



I received two wall calendars for Christmas: one with images of England where my son is studying, and the other of cats doing yoga (which I see as encouragement to take better care of myself!). 1,153 more words

Online Book Club

Uninvited Guests

On Christmas we entertained family and friends for most of the day. We enjoyed every guest that came. But visitors are not always easy to have around. 246 more words


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