Posts Tagged ‘rumi’

the breeze at dawn

the breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. don’t go back to sleep. you must ask for what you really want. don’t go back to sleep. people are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds touch. the door is round and open. don’t go back to sleep. [rumi (through barks)]

words of the month | february 2011

do not be satisfied with the stories that come before you. unfold your own myth. (j. rumi)

words of the month | november 2010

what you seek is seeking you. (rumi)

the circle around the zero

a lover doesn’t figure the odds. he figures he came clean from god as a gift without a reason, so he gives without cause or calculation or limit. a conventionally religious person behaves a certain way to achieve salvation. a lover gambles everything, the self, the circle around the zero! he or she cuts and […]


“have you ever asked yourself, or been asked, if you are perhaps, a mystic?” wow, what a question.  especially considering the source. the question came from an author & artist that i have admired for many years.  she recently offered a creative writing class, and i jumped at the change to interact with her on […]

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