Poetry Writing

Deep Thoughts Inspired by Rumi

“There is a life-force within your soul, seek that life.    There is a gem in the mountain of your body, seek that mine.    O traveler, if you are in search of That    Don’t look outside, look inside yourself and seek That.    This aloneness is worth more than a thousand lives.    […]

OctPoWriMo OctPoWriMo 2015 Poetry

Learning To Be Free

“Dance, when you’re broken open. Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you’re perfectly free.”― Rumi Day 17’s prompt was to write about which stage we are in in correlation to the above quote, and to write in the Cascade form. I am […]

#BeReal Poetry

Love Her As She Is

I know this amazing woman who has the most beautiful blue eyes I’ve ever seen. She says she has alien eyes but I think they’re rather gorgeous. And she has a voice that’s like warm honey. Sometimes, I don’t think she realizes how deeply her words touch people, and how, even in her dark moments, […]

OctPoWriMo OctPoWriMo 2015 Poetry

What Would You Do?

Today’s poetry prompt is to write about conquering the world. What if you had no boundaries, nothing counted, and you could do anything you want. Basically, pretend you are Bill Murray reliving Groundhog Day for one day. What would you do? There is only one thing I would do. I would spend one more day with […]