The Guest House – poem by Rumi

This being human is a guest house. Every morning a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes As an unexpected visitor. Welcome and entertain them all! Even if they’re a crowd of sorrows, who violently sweep your house empty of its furniture, still treat each guest honorably. He may be […]

Sometimes all goes well.

This is a poem I came across in Garrison Keillor’s “Good Poems”, a book I like to have near me. When we try new adventurous projects, we sometimes feel vulnerable and doubtful. These words have helped me and my friends keep faith in ourselves and continue moving forward.   Sometimes, by ¬†Sheenagh Pugh Sometimes things […]