MYSTICAL POEMS: “Quenching darkness” by Hafiz

“Quenching darkness” God pours light into every cup, quenching darkness. The proudly pious stuff their cups with parchment and critique the taste of ink while God pours light and the trees lift their limbs without worry of redemption, every blossom a chalice. Hafiz, seduce those withered souls with words that wet their parched lips as…

MYSTIC POEMS: “Now is the time” by Hafiz

“Now is the time” Now is the time for the world to know That every thought and action is sacred. This is the time For you to compute the impossibility That there is anything But Grace. Now is the season to know That everything you do Is sacred. —Hafiz

MYSTICAL POEMS: “Beauty Radiated in Eternity” by Hafiz

Beauty Radiated in Eternity   Beauty radiated in eternity With its light; Love was born And set the worlds alight. It revealed itself to angels Who knew not how to love; It turned shyly towards man And set fire to his heart. Reason ventured to light Its own flame and wear the crown, But Your…