Monthly Archives: September 2012

Journal Notes, Sept. 28, 2012

Cool morning. Opening the kitchen door at 6:07, stepping outside, cool moist air like a sea mist  breaking over the bow of the ship washes over me, my feet, bare on chilly cement, yet in the sky, bright Venus, love star, in the … Continue reading

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Carissime

As I look up to you smiling down to me hair prickles my neck. Squeezing my chest to restrain my leaping heart — icy sweat chills yet thrills me; and you — the nerve of you — tossing back your … Continue reading

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New Morning

“It is familiarity with life that makes time speed quickly. When everyday is a step into the unknown, as for children, the days are long with the gathering of experience.” quote from George Gessing in The Private Papers of Henry … Continue reading

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Golden Silence

In the meditation practice of Silent Dikhr, “There is a voice that doesn’t use words, listen to it, as the personal self breaks open.” In the book, The Illuminated Prayer, by Coleman Barks and Michael Green.

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Rilke said

As the rain splashes my face I think of Rilke’s, “most people don’t know how beautiful the world is and how much magnificence is revealed in the tiniest things, in some flower (the rain drop on my nose) in a … Continue reading

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