Beauty · Living life

Flirtation with surrender

I have been making my way through this tome for some time and whenever my mood takes me, I’ll open “The Essential Rumi” to a page where my spirit lands, and there I read.  A very good friend gave me this book of poem, which I’d wanted for a very long time. This translation of… Continue reading Flirtation with surrender

In relationship · Spirit & Soul

A true conversation

Conversation… what’s it about? I have encountered ‘conversations’ a lot these past few days, and in many different contexts. The conversation I promised another, when time permits for the both of us. The conversation I had with another which distilled much and created space for more imaginings. The conversations which signaled change and endings and… Continue reading A true conversation

Living life · Spirit & Soul

Surprise, no more

I was not much good with surprises… I preferred being prepared for things and surprises didn’t allow for that. I may have changed by now… With age, knowledge and experience, few things faze me and certainly not the ‘but I don’t have any make-up on’ or ‘I didn’t get a chance to tidy the house’… Continue reading Surprise, no more