Glow garbed flame

And I read further that long ago ‘souls collect atoms of radiance‘ and that ‘glow, garbed with a flame came’ to the lips of a Persian poet. And that now humankind dreams to transform and connect again in metaphor through mountainside and monastery with candle, match and lamp at hand.

AlchemisinG

tranquil

onerio

mountain-dew,

saturating

omega with alpha,

forgiveness in flower,

re-absorb

anew

day screamed

intrusions of

anxious overspill,

nourishing Anima,

candle in my dream,

enlighten embers in me

Breath is ego

An offering  inspired by Hazrat Inayat Khan,

(The Sufi Message, vol 1 p 121)

‘Breath is the ego and ego is the breath.’

Birth

right

enigma,

alleviate

torpor,

hear dumb

incantations

separating

echo’s

gyrating

outside time.

‘Spheres of Light, lighten this orB.’

Soulful

pashtun Parsi

heart-string,

enrich

risen  Christ

essence

shining  within.

oil for mid-night

fatiha

Love  sigh,

inspire  in this

guest’s   physio

hunger         

tBe.

Lace latticing window

Lace latticing windows

mist drifting rain

gust buffeting park-homes

encircled again

coastline veiled seagulls

specs flex and scream

as cliff-edge drench meadows

shock saffron and green.

Spirit Arise, ego descends

Spirit Arise, ego descends.

S    ens   e                         

p   raisin  g                         

i    nfern  o,                         

r     aise   d                          

i     nsid   e                        

t,   ouche s                        

A    ngeli  c                        

r    aptur  e                        

i              n                         

s     oile   d                        

e.    xces  s.       

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S     olac         e

p     ulsin        g

i     ncognit     o,

r     eturne      d

i ncandescens  e

t,   ransform    s

A      cidi         

r      epos        e

i                      n

s       acre        d

e.      cho         s.