Poem: Kindness

Poem: Kindness

Kindness by Naomi Shihab Nye (Apr 19, 2011)     Before you know what kindness really is you must lose things, feel the future dissolve in a moment like salt in a weakened broth. What you held in your hand, what you counted and carefully saved, all this must...
Poem:Marriage

Poem:Marriage

On Marriage – Kahlil Gibran You were born together, and together you shall be forevermore. You shall be together when the white wings of death scatter your days. Ay, you shall be together even in the silent memory of God. But let there be spaces in your...
Poem:Which Wolf?

Poem:Which Wolf?

One evening, an elderly man told his Grandson about a battle that goes on inside all people. He said “my son theres a fight between two wolves that live inside us all. One is the shadow state, it is anger, greed, envy,regret,arrogance,...
Poem: Children

Poem: Children

On Children: Kahlil Gibran Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come through you but not from you, And though they are with you yet they belong not to you. You may give them your love but not...