Tag Archive: Light

The path to enlightenment is no path

The path to enlightenment is not a path at all, Helen, it’s actually a metaphor for the time it takes for you to allow yourself to be happy with who you already are,… Continue reading

The unpredictable sky

The colours of summer: Green grass, blossoming lilacs, blue skies and a big bright sun. But more than anything, it’s the smell. The sweetest perfume unbottled. I run along the river. I go… Continue reading

Follow the light unflinchingly

No half-heartedness and no worldly fear must turn us aside from following the light unflinchingly.” J.R.R. Tolkien

Forty years later

forty years later an imperfect moon unfolds like a water lily of the sky gradually another light begins to lap the shores of night now all light is one inward moon and outward… Continue reading

Love is a place – e.e cummings

love is a place & through this place of love move (with brightness of peace) all places yes is a world & in this world of yes live (skilfully curled) all worlds /… Continue reading

Oslo Opera House in October light

The Oslo Opera House roof remains my favourite spot in this city.

Earth Hour (on time)

while… reminded of how peaceful life is without electronic devices and flashing lights the whole idea of time means to control dusk and dawn this morning, we lost an hour to save some… Continue reading

The final word

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant. Martin Luther King Jr.

What if I leave…

It is 2 am and I am listening to music, up in my room. The song “What If I Leave” by Rachael Yamagata, a singer-songwriter that my old house mate introduced me to… Continue reading

No thieves

There are no thieves Nothing can be stolen What wrong lies in a crime Committed for the right reason Let there be No sin, no sorrow With the morning light Earth will return… Continue reading