Just reading this quote makes my soul prick up its ears: True art makes the divine silence in the soul break into applause.
……..~ Hafiz I hope you can all hear the applause, because your art is true for you. Smile, bow, accept the joyful approbation, and keep working! Burst Into Applause #Hafiz #soul #applause #silence #divine #ears #trueart #CWWOL20120411
Do you want to see my starfish?
the small boy exulted, flauntinghis treasure before usand everyone else on the beach.We smiled and paid himour attention butcan anyone own a starfish(or a husband or a child)?We brandish our birthcertificates and fileour contracts, but all we really haveis our own being and a few chancesto fathom the depth of that oceanbefore the last tidegoes out. What we want won’t matter, then, and even our prized craniums will deposittheir contents on th
Elena Ray calls her daily work grace, because it keeps her “centered for the purpose she serves.” Her work is a grace to others as well ~ certainly to me. Her exploration of sacred symbolism is created with an elegant hand, and her intelligence is ample. She may be somewhat apostate when she makes a statement such as: The finger pointing at the moon is not the moon, though the elegant hand and the intelligence that animates it may actually be as important as the moon; and in