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by st theresa
Thu Jan 26, 2006 7:48 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: One's not half two. It's two are halves of one.
Replies: 16
Views: 12183

spirituality and poetry

Both Cummings and TS Eliot are poets who are not easily forgotten--My friend Victor, sent me a cd and book of the four quartets and it is hard to describe how beautiful it was to hear it so well read. I have strayed far from my early love of poetry but my interest in things spirtual has led me back ...
by st theresa
Thu Jan 26, 2006 7:37 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: dewdrop and diamond
Replies: 7
Views: 3326

dewdrop and diamond

The wisdom of a friend and poet in his later stages is soft and piercing. DEWDROP AND DIAMOND The difference between you and her (Whom I to you did once prefer) Is clear enough to settle : She like a diamond shone, but you Shine like an early drop of dew Poised, Petals, on a rose-petal. The dew-drop...
by st theresa
Sat Jan 21, 2006 8:05 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: A cute little comment from Victor Illich
Replies: 2
Views: 1946

A cute little comment from Victor Illich

not in the poet =============== Not in the poet is the poem or even the poetry. It is hiding behind a broken wall, or a little brown jug or walking around pretending to be blind seeking a home that it cannot find. Into the ego that has emptied out everything except its abstract being and left only a...
by st theresa
Thu Jan 19, 2006 5:38 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Whats your favourite Leonard Cohen's song?
Replies: 230
Views: 68699

Love itself, a thousand kisses deep and

Like many here, choosing a favourite would be tough, but the album that stands out for me among the many is Ten New Songs. Appearing for me during a period of spiritual light --the song Love itself seemed to echo the experience I was having. I had encountered a poet online at a spiritual chat and du...
by st theresa
Wed Jan 18, 2006 7:47 pm
Forum: Live in London, Dear Heather, The Essential Leonard Cohen, Ten New Songs
Topic: "In my opinion, Dear Heather is a delight."
Replies: 17
Views: 22642

ahhhh love reading your loving leonard notes

My first note on this forum --and finally finding some people who might understand my love of leonard cohen. Dear Heather, evoked memories of my childhood, oddly enough, the sound of words being repeated, simply for the love of the sound of them on my tongue, in my mouth, like snow melting on my nos...
by st theresa
Wed Jan 18, 2006 7:27 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Chatroom
Replies: 12
Views: 3432

chatroom

I just sent a post about not getting in before reading the responses --am off to try to find Mirc

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