What's New in the Poetry Chaikhana

 

3/12/2014 Change to:
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3/10/2014 Change to Poem: Next to Nothing, by A. R. Ammons
Commentary added.
3/10/2014 New Poem: Next to Nothing, by A. R. Ammons
2/26/2014 Change to Poem: The drink sent down from Truth, by Yunus Emre
Commentary added.
1/8/2014 Change to Poem: The lover is outcast and idle, by Yunus Emre
Commentary added.
1/3/2014 New Poem: The way is not far, by Hakim Sanai
1/3/2014 New Poem: It's your own self, by Hakim Sanai
1/3/2014 New Poem: Bring all of yourself to his door, by Hakim Sanai
1/3/2014 New Poem: Melt yourself down in this search, by Hakim Sanai
1/3/2014 New Poem: Stop weaving a net about yourself, by Hakim Sanai
1/3/2014 New Poem: At his door, what is the difference, by Hakim Sanai
1/3/2014 New Poem: My friend, everything existing, by Hakim Sanai
1/3/2014 New Poem: The path consists of neither words nor deeds, by Hakim Sanai
1/1/2014 New Poem: The moment I bowed down, by Bulleh Shah
1/1/2014 New Poem: The preacher and the torch bearer, by Bulleh Shah
12/23/2013 New Poet: Yamei
Biography notes added.
12/23/2013 New Poem: Swallowing, by Yamei
12/22/2013 New Poem: Chanting, chanting the BelovedŐs name, by Bulleh Shah
12/6/2013 New Poem: Making Peace, by Denise Levertov
12/5/2013 Change to Poem: How is it I can love You, by Symeon the New Theologian
Commentary expanded.
11/24/2013 New Poem: The Religions, by Stewart Bitkoff
11/24/2013 New Poem: Desert Tears, by Stewart Bitkoff
11/24/2013 New Poem: Captive Bird, by Stewart Bitkoff
11/24/2013 New Poem: Union, by Stewart Bitkoff
11/24/2013 New Poet: Stewart Bitkoff
11/24/2013 New Poem: The Further You Go, by Andrew Colliver
Commentary added.
11/24/2013 New Poem: The Further You Go, by Andrew Colliver
11/22/2013 Change to Poem: Want the change, by Rainer Maria Rilke
Commentary added
11/20/2013 Change to Poem: You glide between the heart and its casing, by Mansur al- Hallaj
Commentary expanded.
11/8/2013 Change to Poem: Primary Wonder, by Denise Levertov
Commentary added.
10/18/2013 Change to Poem: Identity, by A. R. Ammons
Commentary added.
10/5/2013 New Poem: Be ahead of all parting, as if it had already happened, by Rainer Maria Rilke
10/5/2013 New Poem: You who let yourselves feel: enter the breathing, by Rainer Maria Rilke
10/5/2013 New Poem: Does Time, as it passes, really destroy?, by Rainer Maria Rilke
10/5/2013 New Poem: I Talk To My Body, by Anna Swir
10/5/2013 New Poem: There is a Light in Me, by Anna Swir
10/5/2013 New Poem: Myself and My Person, by Anna Swir
10/5/2013 New Poem: Happy as a Dog's Tail, by Anna Swir
10/5/2013 New Poet: Anna Swir
10/5/2013 New Poem: My Body Effervesces, by Anna Swir
10/1/2013 New Poem: Ripeness, by Jane Hirshfield
10/1/2013 New Poem: The Lives of the Heart, by Jane Hirshfield
10/1/2013 New Poem: Autumn Quince, by Jane Hirshfield
10/1/2013 New Poem: To Hear the Falling World, by Jane Hirshfield
10/1/2013 New Poem: Why Bodhidharma Went to Howard Johnson's, by Jane Hirshfield
10/1/2013 New Poem: Seek patience, by Maya Angelou
10/1/2013 New Poem: Five A.M. in the Pinewoods, by Mary Oliver
10/1/2013 New Poem: To Know the Dark, by Wendell Berry
9/30/2013 New Poem: I live my life in widening circles, by Rainer Maria Rilke
9/22/2013 New Poem: Seeking Truth, I studied religion, by Mansur al- Hallaj
9/22/2013 New Poem: My One and Only, only You can make me, by Mansur al- Hallaj
9/22/2013 New Poem: You live inside my heart; in there are secrets about You, by Mansur al- Hallaj
9/19/2013 New Poem: It's something no on can force, by Shiwu (Stonehouse)
9/19/2013 New Poem: Trying to become a Buddha is easy, by Shiwu (Stonehouse)
9/19/2013 New Poem: Paper windows bamboo walls hedge of hibiscus, by Shiwu (Stonehouse)
9/19/2013 New Poem: Outside the door I made but don't close, by Shiwu (Stonehouse)
9/19/2013 New Poem: Most of the time I smile, by Shiwu (Stonehouse)
9/19/2013 New Poem: This body's lifetime is like a bubble's, by Shiwu (Stonehouse)
9/19/2013 New Poem: To glorify the Way what should people turn to, by Shiwu (Stonehouse)
9/19/2013 New Poet: Shiwu (Stonehouse)
8/27/2013 New Poem: If continually you keep your hope, by Mevlana Jelaluddin Rumi
8/14/2013 Change to Poem: All You Gurus, by Ivan M. Granger
Commentary added.
8/13/2013 Change to Poem: My Song for Today, by Therese of Lisieux
New translation.
8/13/2013 New Poem: I do not believe in death: I die by the hour, each day, by Angelus Silesius
8/13/2013 New Poem: The rose blooms and knows not why, by Angelus Silesius
8/13/2013 New Poem: Unless within you it already lies, by Angelus Silesius
8/13/2013 New Poem: Where Will I Find You, by Bulleh Shah
8/13/2013 New Poem: Who could accomplish what you've accomplished, by Bulleh Shah
8/13/2013 New Poem: You are wise (from From Kingdom's Crown), by Bulleh Shah
8/13/2013 New Poem: Seek the spirit, forget the form, by Bulleh Shah
8/12/2013 Change to Poem: The Soul Speaks (from Hymn on the Fate of the Soul), by Nachmanides (Moses ben Nachman)
Commentary expanded.
8/5/2013 Change to Poem: I Came Into the Unknown, by John of the Cross
Commentary expanded.
7/10/2013 New Poem: On Fleeing His City, by Samuel ha Nagid
7/10/2013 New Poem: The Hour, by Samuel ha Nagid
7/10/2013 New Poem: Answer Me, by Samuel ha Nagid
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