Wednesday, May 17, 2017

I know a cure (Mirabai)

I know a cure for sadness:

Let your hands touch something that

makes your eyes


I bet there are a hundred objects close by

that can do that.

Look at

beauty's gift to us-

her power so great she enlivens

the earth, the sky, our


Mirabai (c. 1498-1550)

the song of a shell sapphire melting inside jade a color unnamed Ofra Haza's version of this song defies categoriz...

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