Monthly Archives: November 2012

I woke up early this morning and made a cup of tea, and took it out onto the veranda to sit in silent adoration of the light, the sky, the trees, the morning chorus of birds and critters, as much as the silence accented by their song. A phrase by Rumi came to mind, and […]

Hafiz, the 14th century mystical poet of Persia who’s words are as fresh and ecstatic and true today as ever, saying it better than I ever could: Venus Just Asked Me Perhaps, For just one minute out of the day, It may be of value to torture yourself With thoughts like, “I should be doing […]