taking me beyond all word feedings
within or without...
You are the Lifeline
for this battered heart.
happen. I do not know how,
or what remains of what
into the absolute.
I hear so many stories
and explanations, but I keep quiet,
because I don’t know anything,
and because something I swallowed
in the ocean
has made me completely content
The Book of Love: Poems of Ecstasy and Longing
Anything you lose comes round in another form.
Vanish, And He'll make you shine like the sun
Fall, And He'll raise you to the heavens
Become nothing, And He'll turn you into everything.
Live where you fear to live.
Destroy your reputation.
without a murmur
Insures gentle Inhalations
O Blessed One.