Tag Archive: Rumi

Don’t sit and wait

Don’t sit and wait. Get out there, feel life. Touch the sun, and immerse in the sea Rumi

Nick Mulvey – Meet Me There

How can I not love this song! Inspired by one of my favourite Rumi poems: Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there. When the soul… Continue reading

Like the birds sing

I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears, or what they think. Rumi

I will meet you there (again and again)

Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I will meet you there.   When the soul lies down in that grass, the world is too full to talk about language,… Continue reading

Changing myself

Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world Today I am wise, so I am changing myself. Rumi  

Go seek a love like this

Go seek a love like this, if you truly live. Or else remain the slave of time. And whatever state you seek, Your lips so dry, must always drink, Drink up and up,… Continue reading

Diamond necklace

You wander from room to room, hunting for the diamond necklace that is already around your neck. Rumi

The Pull – Rumi

  let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love   Rumi

The chance of humming

A man standing on two logs in a river might do all right floating with the current while humming in the Now.   Though if one log is tied to a camel, who… Continue reading