Tag Archives: love

The desire to give

This is not crazy. This makes sense. This is how we want to live.

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FIRE by Justme Have you fire my friend? Do the lashing flames tear the flesh of obstinate men? Do the curves and flicks, lick the calming lips of, blessed men? Does the fire of true memory, companion with light, to … Continue reading

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Upon Seeing You Cry

           Love is like water. I am love. You are too. If you crack me open, I do not break rather, picture a pebble momentarily splitting the water’s surface and then, the quiet stillness resumes. Water, … Continue reading

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How shall I hold my soul…

  Love-Song How shall I hold my soul so it does not touch on yours. How shall I lift it over you to other things? Ah, willingly I’d store it away with some lost thing in the dark, in some … Continue reading

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What keeps us alive

  What keeps us alive, what allows us to endure? I think it is the hope of loving, or being loved. I heard a fable once about the sun going on a journey to find its source, and how the … Continue reading

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My favorite things

OK, even Julia Roberts is a spiritual searcher now. It’s official – the world is rapidly coming to the end…but it looks like we will die in beauty –  eating, praying, loving… So has anyone seen the movie yet ? … Continue reading

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On Soulmates

I finally have an answer why the divorce rates are skyrocketing: it is because everyone wants to marry their soul mates. I never really gave much thought to the idea of soul mates, until one day I found myself being … Continue reading

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Love by Rumi

  Behind a blood-stained curtain, love has spread its gardens. Lovers are busy with the beauty of the love that is beyond explanation. Intellect says: ‘The six directions are the limit, there is nothing beyond them.’ Love says:’There is a … Continue reading

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The Christian Prison

An article by Paul As I begin writing this piece, I want to start with some guidelines that describe the intent of what I will say and why I am exploring it. First of all, this is not a piece … Continue reading

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On Forgiveness

A discourse between Justme and Michaela J: Michaela, a lot of times the subject of forgiveness appears. It is a subject which a lot of people find difficult. Some think perhaps there is a certain limit to forgiveness – that … Continue reading

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