I’ve been following the above blog for sometime, and would like to invite you to check it out – the Rumi poem (#1) in the above post was particularly important to me.
Thank you, Suzin G for being an inspiration, and a teacher, at a distance. You constantly invite me to revisit old friends who sometimes get ignored as my life changes and changes. I wanted to share the Rumi poem (#1) which was originally introduced to me by Michelle Marks (http://templeloveyoga.com/).
It was healing then, as it is now. May we be patient, generous hosts to our many unexpected visitors. Many people speak of the way hardships reveal blessings, but rarely do they acknowledge how complicated and difficult this revelation can be. This poem captures the way our difficulties can peel away the hardness on our hearts: