Saturday, February 9, 2013

Do not surrender your grief so quickly
Let it cut more deeply
Let it ferment and season you
As few human or divine ingredients can

Something is missing in my heart tonight
That has made made my eyes so soft
And my voice so tender
And my need of God so absolutely clear.

- Hafiz

found this in my blog cache, as I go through reading everything, re-tagging and making notes. Do not surrender so quickly - I think we have no fear of that. Grief has not gone anywhere but deep.



  1. perfect for the 9th. perfect for everyday,

  2. This is amazing... I thought of that very poem a few days ago and had been looking everywhere in my house and office for it, without success. Wow...

  3. too precise to be random, even.
    "grief has not gone anywhere but deep" <----awesome.

  4. love this.
    I fear not the depth of grief...for there I found healing.