Each time I am fooled by trials that appear insurmountable. Mountains sprouted from grains of dust. I am small. powerless. My life is not my own. It has been set in motion by unfathomable forces. I find myself often in tears of utter confusion delusion despair desolation, overcome with hopelessness. But within my turmoil, […]
Snap! Suddenly weightless. What freedom! I’m floating, But not lost. Wonderstruck. I find myself. Carried, By wings of love. ~ A big thank you to Priyan from priyanclicks.wordpress.com for the beautiful photograph.
Why do you search for bondage When you are free? Open your eyes, my dear And see You are me. There is no us It’s all me. Look around Look within There’s nothing but me. ~
You speak to me In the language I was born with But now feels so foreign to my tongue. I cannot call your name. You make me realise How far away From my roots I have come. ~
Your eyes are brighter than anything I’ve ever seen, Your smile makes my heart expand, And yet this body is not you. I feel you everywhere, In every speck, In every moment, And yet you are beyond time, Beyond space. You are the whole world, And more, You make me see that in myself. You […]
On my usual visit to the park yesterday, I bumped into M, a friend who happens to be a Buddhist monk. As we were catching up with each other, an older gentleman walked up to us. He looked straight at M and said, “I want to know what happens to us when we die. Where […]
In breath and bamboo, My soul is found. ~
I’m losing sight of myself slowly, As every question, Laced with well-meaning advice, Has started filling me further with doubt. Do I know who I am? What I want? What I’m capable of? What purpose I’m here to serve? Time is scarce, they say, Don’t waste it, Listen to us, we’ve seen far more than […]