Upon a brook fell a golden leaf With it went my hopes and dreams It floated gracefully upon the water The beauty of it slowly drifted away I could see the light shine upon it And it’s reflection as it … Continue reading →
I am rising up! When I choose to to embrace my anger, I choose to rise up and face the challenges of a higher way of life, an abundant life, a remarkable life, a joyful life. My life! I am rising up!
Higher energies are in motion to assist me in living, a new fresh, exquisitely beautiful and extraordinary life! I am rising up. I am rising up to sing amongst the stars in the heavens. It’s my voice that calls forth the sun and moon.
It wakes creation in the early light of dawn and sings the earth to sleep in the quiet lavender of dusk. Roots tingling deep in the terrestrial sphere at the vibration of my voice.
I sing into infinity for I am infinity’s child. I sing out the sorrow and the fear. I sing out the anger and hatred of a million voices. I sing out the joy of the Beloved Soul. I sing out the ignorance and wisdom of the ages. I sing out. I AM that I AM.
“Doubt yourself and you doubt everything you see. Judge yourself and you see judges everywhere. But if you listen to the sound of your own voice, you can rise above doubt and judgement. And you can see forever.”
One of 21 video poems in Four Seasons Productions in the Moving Poetry Series. Only Breath was written in the 13th century by the Sufi mystic poet Jalal ad-Din Rumi and translated and recited in this film by Coleman Barks.