ANIMAL POEMS: “Creatures all” by M. Linda Steffey

Spiritual and Inspirational poetry that touch the heart and soul, and provoke the mind. “CREATURES ALL” Bless the Creatures all The large, the tiny, tall.. The colors, spots and flecks Some with long, thin necks Those with scale, with fin All with worth….all kin.. Those who fly up high Across Thy blue of sky And…

Spiritual and animal poems: “IN ALL THINGS” by M. Linda Steffey

A Spiritual And Inspirational Poem from All-Creatures.org Spiritual and Inspirational poetry that touch the heart and soul, and provoke the mind. IN ALL THINGS I find Peacefulness in winter wood And Joy in forests green Magic in all Creatures lives Those visible and unseen… God whispers through the pines to me His gentleness in bird’s…

MYSTICAL POEMS: “A Deeper Intelligence” – Amoda Maa

“A Deeper Intelligence”   There’s an intelligence that’s deeper than thought and more intimate than concept. There’s an intelligence that weaves together the substance of your body, the tapestry of your life, and the majesty of your light. It’s the same intelligence that makes the stars shine, the planets dance, and new suns to be…

ANIMAL POEMS: “All Creatures” By M. Linda Steffey

All of God’s creatures have rights, a fact that most people don’t seem to recognize. This includes both human and non-human animals, but not all of them can speak for themselves. All Creatures I love all Creatures living, Lord… The smallest of Thy beast The great Animals…the powerful And those called “Thy least”… They are…

A quote from the Mundaka Upanishad “On Love” (God)

Photo: Intricate carvings on a stone wheel in the ancient Hindu Sun Temple at Konark, Orissa, India. 13th Century. “The Cosmic wheel” Bright but hidden, the Self dwells in the heart. Everything that moves, breathes, opens, and closes Lives in the Self. This is the Source of Love And may be known through love but…

A quote on enlightenment by Dogen Zenji (1200 – 1253)

Enlightenment is like the moon reflected on the water. The moon does not get wet, nor is the water broken. Although its light is wide and great, the moon is reflected even in a puddle an inch wide. The whole moon and the entire sky are reflected in dewdrops on the grass, or even in…

MYSTICAL POEMS: “There is no void or darkness” by Hafiz

“There is no void or darkness”  Poetry reveals that there is no empty space. When your truth forsakes its shyness, When your fears surrender to your strengths, You will begin to experience That all existence Is a teeming sea of infinite life. In a handful of ocean water You could not count all the finely…

“Lesson” by Alan Watts (on Oneness)

Now this lesson is quite simply this, that any experience that we have through our senses, whether of sound or of light, or touch, is a vibration. And a vibration has two aspects, one called “on” and the other called “off”. Vibration seems to be propagated in waves and every wave system has crests and…

A short poem about God by Rumi

Hush. I am so close, I may look distant. So completely mixed with you, I may look separate. So out in the open, I appear hidden. So silent, because I am constantly talking with you. —Rumi