*Brian Wilcox. 'a gathering in the sky'. Flickr
A continuance of dialogues with a sage who did not see himself as a sage, but others did; from Brian K. Wilcox. "Meetings with an Anonymous Sage."
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Here is a mystery which we never quite uncover~a background which we never wholly explore lies along the fringes of the most illumined part of our lives. This mystery surrounds all the supreme acts of religion. They cannot be reduced to a cold and naked rational analysis. The intellect possesses no master key which unlocks all the secrets of the soul.
*Rufus Matthew Jones. The Inner Life.
There are no "its" in a world diffused with Silence; there is only the holiness of the "thou."
*Robert Sardello. Silence.
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Sometimes the sage would share, not inviting any dialogue, for he valued so highly Silence and that only in Silence does Truth show Itself. He would instruct for persons to remain with the sense of what arose spontaneously from the words, and be-with that, inviting Truth to manifest. One such time he shared in verse...
mystery answers mystery
unknown untouched remains
don't throw words into the Sky
relax, enjoy being with the luminous Self ~
simply receive, simply adore
and nothing more
*Brian Wilcox. 'radiant presence'. Flickr
(C)Brian K. Wilcox, 2019
The theme of "Lotus of the Heart" is 'Living in Love beyond Beliefs.' This work is presented by Brian K. Wilcox, of Maine, USA. You can order Brian's book An Ache for Union: Poems on Oneness with God through Love, through major online booksellers.