Category Archives: dreams

The way we know each other

I wrote you some letters a few years ago. I felt I knew you, although it seems I didn’t. You wrote back, directly and through less direct means. Then, when I met you, I realised I didn’t know you. You … Continue reading

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Kaleidoscope – mirror, glass and stones

‘A kaleidoscope is a cylinder with mirrors containing loose, coloured objects such as beads or pebbles and bits of glass. As the viewer looks into one end, light entering the other creates a colourful pattern, due to the reflection off … Continue reading

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Uprooting illusions

In the flow of life that is Facebook, a quotation recently caught my eye.  It might have been this one:  ‘Don’t part with your illusions. When they are gone, you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.’ – … Continue reading

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One that stays, one that goes

“The breezes at dawn have secrets to tell you Don’t go back to sleep! You must ask for what you really want. Don’t go back to sleep! People are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds … Continue reading

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In the shadow of a moment

— For Madhu and Viv Sometimes, in a life, there may be a single moment out of time, when a connection occurs that is breathtaking.  It leaves you speechless and you feel your will bows to something greater than itself. … Continue reading

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I often go for a walk with my cat.  Well, she isn’t really there, but I can see her in my mind’s eye vividly on my right – she’s always on my right – and she moves with her usual … Continue reading

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A contemporary mandala

I woke up the other morning with a single image emblazoned in my mind.  It was a kind of contemporary mandala.  Mandala means ‘circle’ in Sanskrit.  It is:   A geometric figure representing the universe in Hindu and Buddhist symbolism. Such a symbol … Continue reading

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The call of the grail

We all have a grail – something deep inside of us which is mysterious and elusive, and which calls us to follow it to find its meaning.  Yet we spend much, sometimes all, of our lives seeking that grail outside … Continue reading

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The reed flute

‘You have a new subscriber to your blog.’ It could be anybody. When she first sees these words on her screen, she is unnerved.  Who is this person?  Are they well-intentioned?  Are they known to her or unknown?  Will they … Continue reading

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A sleight tale

‘I know you’re watching me.’   She typed the words onto the computer screen and stared at the flickering cursor, hesitating.  Should she save or delete?  Should it be a Facebook status comment, a Twitter update, or a post on her blog?  Or should it … Continue reading

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