On Writing

Poem 14 – New Moon Mediation – The Mountain Goat

New Moon Meditation - The Mountain Goat I envision a mountain goatIt is maleA worn copper bellhangs under his chinHe has buck teethbright white like Chicletsstartling blue eyes a smile that lifts moreon the right than on the lefta laugh hides under hisbottom lip The mountain goat eats rootsMy rootsPlunged deeply in thecentre of the earthHe… Continue reading Poem 14 – New Moon Mediation – The Mountain Goat

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Hafiz – The Gift – Getting Guidance from Poets

I used to get up early, sit on the rug in my living room, take out Hafiz The Gift and ask a question from my heart. I'd flip through the book randomly and see what the great poet's response was to my question. Do you do that in your life? Go to a book of favourite poems… Continue reading Hafiz – The Gift – Getting Guidance from Poets