We sacrifice so much of what is beautiful in this life to being too busy to notice it. A truly rich person knows when to stop and empower themselves to savor moments in life; to curl into them and offer them as jewels to the source of all life saying, "This! I saw and felt THIS today and I remembered that I love my life."
I do not
Want to step so quickly
Over this sacred place on God's body
That is right beneath your
Thank you for listening.
Video: I found this to share with you. Every tiny movement a finely sculpted motion in time and space. I present to you, Olga Meos. You're welcome.
Painting Dancerina Oriental em Repouso Edouard Frederic Wilhelm Richter
The original post in this series of poems by Hafiz (including an addendum regarding the authenticity of these poems) can be found here.
The Gift: Poems by Hafiz and translated by Daniel Ladinsky can be purchased here.