‘….the way of it is long’


What is this life I am spinning?

I emerge from a meditation on all I thought I wanted..ambitions, thwarted passions, wrung-out dreams. My eyes open slowly…

maze of confusion

a circuitous journey

leading home.


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The subject of Carpe Diem’s Weekend Meditation #48 is this beautiful poem written and translated into English by Rabindranath Tagore, published in 1912 in Gitanjali: Song of Offerings.