Haiku

Wilderness 2009

 

 

Oh maiden mother

Matriarch and the old crone

Coming home to self.

~ Maxi Megrue

 

Dancing into the light

Joy blossoming into joy

Healing and wholeness.

~ Sm yellow paper

 

Sufi practices

Dancing beauty and presence

No hope for ego.

 

Cherished illusions

Dissolved, swallowed by the lake

Clarity returns.

 

Lost at Flathead Lake

Mistaken identity

Alhamdulillah!

 

Wilderness Dance Camp

Just one more experience,

Or transformation?

~ Kabir Stuart McKinnon

 

Dancing in the field

Expansive beyond belief

Yet in cosmic whole.

~ Sam Serif

 

Glittering wave breaks

Light floods through the face and shows

Every pebble there.

~ Thad Curtz

 

Hillside of grasses

Broken stones, downhill breezes

Flights of grasshoppers.

~ Thad Curtz

 

Great white canvas wheel

Thirty radiating spokes

Insects in the peak.

~ Thad Curtz

 

Haikuís are easy

But sometimes they donít make sense

Refrigerator.

~Shared by Ben Schaffner, author unknown

 

Individual

Part of the Cosmic puzzle

Ahad makes us One

~ ? found folded paper

 

You and I are One

Different but really the same

Cosmic Unity

~ ? found folded paper

 

Sun sparkles on lake

Bismillah floats through sung trees

Heart, come to heart.

~ Khabira Candace Holt

 

Lightning flash inside

Deep gray universe of cloud

Your eyes: sparks of ishq.

 ~ Khabira Candace Holt

 

Swimmerís Itch

Iíve got the itch now

Swimming in this lake of love

Friend, burrow deeper.

~ Terry John

 

Row Your Boat

Row, row, row your boat

Be gentle and be merry

Life is but a dream.

~ Terry John

 

I Am

I am One within

With all beings everywhere

I am the I Am.

~ Terry John

 

Farewell Blessing

Live long and prosper

Ya FattahÖall the way home

Blessed be the One

~ Terry John

 

 

 

The following submitted after camp by

†††††††††††††††††† ~ John Birnel

 

Take a Little Risk

Evangelical Kisses!

Creating Blisses!

Facebook Welcoming

Simple Opportunity

Engaging Strangers

Classical Concerts

Wouldn't It Be Quite a Gas?

Dancing in the Aisles?

Winking at Others

Wobbling Mercifully

Make Fun Together!

Mingling in the World

Tinkling Feet Soaring Voices

Making Connections

 

Never Insisting

Inquiring So Politely

Getting to the Point


Strange Imperative!

Never Insisting Ever?

Just Goes to Show You!



 

 

 

 

 

Dancing With the Voice

Unimaginably

Cosmic and Holy!

 

Quiet Mutterings?

Who Wants to Yell Out Brusquely?

Speaking Distinctly?

Want to Do Outreach?

Neighborhood Volunteering!

Locally Cosmic!

Love and Holiness

And What is that Transmission?

Sweet, Sweet, Osmosis!

It IS a Practice!

Get Back to Loosey Goosey!

May We all be Kids!

Spontaneity!

The Sparkling Hand of God

From our Holy Core.

 

It is Just So Great!

Out Spontaneous Movements

Even Celebrated!