Leave the familiar for a while :: inspiration
Published Wednesday, May 25, 2011 by jodi renee | E-mail this post
I came across this poem by Hafiz and fell...
Image above was taken in the glorious maui last year...let me know if you want to see more...
I have some gems taken from this magical place. Another love of mine...
All The Hemispheres ...
"Leave the familiar for a while.
Let your senses and bodies stretch out
Like a welcomed season
Onto the meadows and shores and hills.
Open up to the Roof.
Make a new water-mark on your excitement
Like a blooming night flower,
Bestow your vital fragrance of happiness
Upon our intimate assembly.
Change rooms in your mind for a day.
All the hemispheres in existence
Lie beside an equator
In your heart.
In your thousand other forms
As you mount the hidden tide and travel
All the hemispheres in heaven
Are sitting around a fire
While stretching themselves together
Into the Great Circle inside of
Labels: Hafiz, inspiration, maui, poetry