Tag: Poetry

Become the Pearl Beyond Price

Rumi Poem –  becoming a real human being – The Pearl Beyond Price Thought I would try a little poetry by Rumi (Coleman Barks – Like This) with images.  


Night Came silently into my house Illuminating dark spaces The hidden, the forgotten, the not-known Night Put the mind to rest And bedded the heart In the still-point of rapture Night Kisses my face Until I am no more Than it Mystical Poets

We Can’t Bargain with God

God Won’t Take 99 Cents I would love to kiss you. The price of kissing is your life. Now my loving is running toward my life shouting, What a bargain, let’s buy it.                         Rumi Last night while meditating, my understanding of this deepened. As…