A Single Step

The Path Of Love

 

With the eyes of Indra

and the hand of God

I traverse down dark

and weary paths unsought

 

With the mind of Buddha

and the heart of Christ

I walk down the forgotten path

with the help of curenderos

 

With the strength of Kali

and the conviction of John

We move steadily forward

cautious of the waiting pitfalls

 

With the grace of Francis of Asisi

and the courage of Mirabai

We hold faith for our arrival

into faith’s abode of love

 

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into the heart of love

we aspire to create great acts

with the ardent passions of Rumi

and the magic of David

 

careful of our failing sight

we grapple towards the circuitous sides

with the wisdom of Solomon

and the madness of Hafiz

 

moving slower with each new step

we pensively take the room given

with the humility of Terese

and the courage of Ganesha

 

in the act of each step

we find love, my curenderos and I

with the praise of Allah

and the songs of Nature

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