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The Freedom of Not Knowing

“I don’t know.” Words like aspirin stuck in the throat.   But I try them out roll them around on my tongue until suddenly they turn to cherry ice cream!   The more I say them the more I glide. I don’t know. I don’t know.   I don’t know what’s best for you or […]

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Turn Around

When storm clouds darken the west turn around. A rainbow blooms to the east.   When dawn blazes scarlet turn around. Pink feathers brush the sky.   When a tear drips down your cheek turn to the Beloved. A compassionate heart expands— fills the Universe with love.

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My Life Is None of My Business

Sure I do my work clean the house love friends and family everyone else too and especially my Beloved.   I feed my cat eat lots of vegetables and do my spiritual practice. Beyond that, my life is none of my business.   All is in the hands of the Beloved.

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Hula of Love

Wildflower, the spark ignites within. The Sun’s rays warm you and with great exuberance you break free of the dark, crusty earth and bloom. As storm clouds rumble and spring winds swirl you bend and sway in a hula of love.

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The Full Life of a Dew Drop

The dew drop forms on a pear blossom glistens in first light trembles in a breeze slips onto a lizard tongue and loses itself in giving.

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Shifting Tides

The moon observes the shifting tides high, low through day and night phased not but fully aware that all responds to its gravity.   P.S. Enjoy The Inner Adventure posts in your own email box. I invite you to subscribe below. Image: depositphotos.com

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Your Pain is Your Cure

On a moonless night it seems they harm me that mate sister brother mother father friend neighbor stranger.   With a look a word a finger a fist— slayed.   But the Beloved reveals no thing no one can.   Soul in its glory is impervious as the sky.   Only I through what I hold dear […]

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True Creativity

“Your fidelity to love, that is all you need. No day can then match your strength.”—Hafiz I open the email from the Santa Fe District Court, and suddenly my heart starts pounding and my palms grow moist. As morning sun peeks into my office I read the summons to a hearing about our community well. […]

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Love Trumps All

In a smoky room scented with bourbon and sweat I clasp my cards so tightly they bend.   This hand with its hearts, clubs and diamonds is everything. Whether good or bad, I bet on it believing the win or loss depends on the deal.   Finally, bereft, my chips gone my account indebted I […]

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Transcend Space, Time and Matter

When I’m Here firm ground under my feet scent of piñon smoke in the winter air I transcend space.   When I’m in the Now heart beating in my chest sun warm against my cheeks I transcend time.   When I’m with the Beloved His image radiant in my eye a smile sweet on my lips no […]

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