POEMS: “Listen to This Stillness Moving”

Listen to This Stillness Moving Listen, Listen to this Stillness moving as the Silent Wind through Mind -the Mind of all creation –  blowing as the glistening brook, the salamander struggling up a wet incline of leaves, a tiny purple flower offered to the Buddha, joyful wind chimes jingling, scampering squirrels and squawking jays, preening…

POEMS: “How do I listen?” by Hafiz

How Do I Listen?   How Do I Listen to others? As if everyone were my Master Speaking to me His Cherished Last Words. An Old Musician How Should Those who know of God Meet and Part? The way An old musician Greets his beloved Instrument And will take special care, As a great artist…