Poems for meditators, part two

Dear Liesbet, How we find                                 or make meaning    —    how we fill or fulfill — what cost or what loss,      how the heart expands and contracts when we say   “yes”  or   “no”  — filter the residue, magnify the results _________________ Dear Marino, How do we doubt connection— expansion— fullness— How do we doubt “thank you”   …

Poems for meditators

Last weekend, I finished a significant weekend meditation retreat, and during the celebration afterward, we were all given the opportunity to present something as an offering to the group.  I read a few poems, but my real offering was the promise of a poem to each person in the room in the form of a…

re-vision-ing

I have been thinking a lot lately about what makes a good blog (mostly because of our new work blog, which I’ve been maintaining), and I realized that I wouldn’t want to read this one very much because there’s usually nothing happening. I know that there’s very little happening here because I’ve been thinking about…