SanghaLounge Update…

Published on Mar 22, 2011 by in Haiku, nature, Poetry, Teachings

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march

coquettish sunplay (5)
swirling snows dance, geese fly low (7)
ilg in love with March (5)

– steve ilg

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“Until they turn to dust…”  Full Crow Moon WF Mala Re-Empowerment…

Recently, Coach offered a free “Blessed Mala Re-Empowerment” during the Full Crow Moon…

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moon

why do so few Embrace Winter?
why do so few Embrace the Challenge of Opening thy hips?
for both hold the higher part of thee…inside the pain.

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La Plata Canyon Nordic Ski Song….

Snowshoes on my back (5)
Skis beneath my slip-slide feet (7)
Mind surfs sky-like snow! (5)
– coach ilg
after today’s ski training up La Plata Canyon, 1*29*11
photo essay of 15 incredible Colorado mountain shots…

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Refusing To Be Anything But What It Is…poetry by Bantu

Monsoons rise here each afternoon totally unlike great blue thoughts. The red penstemon in the aspen is not like some singular lightning strike. The river in flood is not your life in turmoil. And in the fir and spruce a bear wanders through bracken and duff, snuffling up a mushroom and refuses to be anything […]

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Today, an osprey…

Published on Apr 09, 2010 by in Meditation, Mindfulness, Poetry

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Today, an osprey…

today,after bowing to two Bald Eaglesholding firm on the naked ancient cottonwood branchesover the whirling Mother River Animasand afterhaving a Swainson’s Hawk drilled his beauty into meafter i chanted him the Sacred Mantra as he sat royally high overheadatop a playing field light at the fairgrounds, an Osprey circled with dazzling spiralsseemingly unmoved by the […]

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THE SUN NEVER SAYS

Published on Feb 03, 2010 by in Poetry

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THE SUN NEVER SAYS

THE SUN NEVER SAYS EvenAfterAll this timeThe Sun never says to the Earth“You owe me.”LookWhat happensWith a love like that, It lights theWholeSky. – Hafiz submitted by 2007 HP Yogini Of The Year, Leslieh Hutchinson, Flagstaff, AZ photos:1) Ma from Grandma – open stock photo2) Grandfather rising, Snow Canyon, Utah by ilg

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A Poem Written For You As Priority…

Published on May 03, 2009 by in Poetry

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A Poem Written For You As Priority…

oh Treasured Mighty Limbed Seeker of Union,abbaji knows he was supposed to Teach you Part II of the Kleshas this morning,and that was my plan for this morning’s Dharma sermon…until,of course,Way lead to Wayand the stars slithered awayrevealing a more important m(om)ent;ilg gives you a poemcourtesy of Brahmandisguised as one beautiful Dark-eyed Juncoclear against the […]

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