By Brent Kreischer
By Brent Kreischer
By Mark Kenneth Hill Jr.
This e-book of poetry represents my religious and emotional trip over the process a 12 months. I created a weblog www.abornagain1.com that I applied as an outlet of expression and to aid others who may possibly relate to my stories. I frequently felt by myself on my trip following Christ and God gave me this present to supply every now and then peace and reduction. I confer with my poetry as emotional enhancers. they're ache killers, nostalgic, loving, joyous, and relevant.
By Nizami,'Iraqi,Khayyam,Paul Smith
Translation & advent through Paul Smith
Here is a different Daybook of 366 poems through 3 of Persia’s maximum mystical & philosophical poets. Nizami used to be a real grasp Poet who's most famed for his six books in masnavi shape: The Treasury of the Mysteries, Khrosrau and Shirin, Layla and Majnun, The Seven pics (another Sufi vintage) and his books on Alexander. He additionally composed a Divan of roughly 20,ooo couplets in ghazals and ruba’is and different kinds… tragically basically 2 hundred couplets continue to exist. His impression on ‘Attar, Rumi, Sadi, Hafiz and Jami and all others that can't be over priced. Omar Khayyam used to be extra well-known in Iran as an astronomer, thinker and mathematician… the nihilistic and hedonistic and infrequently Sufi philosophy in his ruba’is intended that his poems have been by no means rather renowned in his place of birth, yet in fact after the paintings of FitzGerald the west fell in love with him. He acknowledged, “The merely crew that could succeed in God with purification of soul and renunciation of sensual preoccupations, with craving and ecstasy, are the Sufis.” ‘Iraqi was once the writer of a Divan of non secular ghazals and ruba’is and different poems and of the well-known paintings in prose and poetry Lama’at, ‘Divine Flashes’… a piece that fantastically describes the mysteries of Divine Union that grew to become a vintage of Sufi Mysticism. the proper rhyme constitution has been saved. 380 pages.
COMMENTS ON PAUL SMITH’S TRANSLATION OF HAFIZ’S ‘DIVAN’.
“It isn't a joke... the English model of all of the ghazals of Hafiz is a brilliant feat and of paramount significance. i'm astonished.” Dr. Mir Mohammad Taghavi (Dr. of Literature) Tehran.
“Superb translations. ninety nine% Hafiz 1% Paul Smith.” Ali Akbar Shapurzman, translator and knower of Hafiz’s Divan off by way of heart.
Paul Smith is a poet, writer and translator of over eighty books of Sufi poets of the Persian, Arabic, Urdu, Turkish, Pashtu and different languages together with Hafiz, Sadi, Nizami, Rumi, ‘Attar, Sana’i, Jahan Khatun, Obeyd Zakani, Mu’in, Amir Khusrau, Nesimi, Kabir, Anvari, Ansari, Jami, Khayyam, Rudaki and others, and his personal poetry, fiction, performs, biographies, children’s books and a dozen screenplays.
By Lenell Knox
By Ryan L. Jones
By Ada Grant Thompson
About the writer
Ada furnish Thompson is at the moment attending university the place she is learning to turn into a principal carrier technician with the wish of eventually operating in a clinic. She is a local of Missouri and now is living in Minnesota the place she has been a member of residing notice Church due to the fact 2005. Her spare time activities contain writing, cooking, dancing, praying, and walking.
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By J. Michaels
J. Michaels is a lifelong pupil of the human brain and spirit. He has authored books in non-fiction, fiction, and poetry. His poetry expresses the religious in a special storytelling type and is clear in all of his collections, together with The Poet's Quill, Common Ground, Emerald Mandala, Mystic Twine, and the novella Treasure of the Mind. He lives in complete view of the great Rocky Mountains in Colorado together with his spouse and granddaughter. he's the founding father of The Greybeard Society, a fellowship that promotes the sharing of knowledge in all kinds.
Mr. Michaels can be contacted on his fb web page or at J@greybeardsociety.org or stopover at the GBS site at www.greybeardsociety.org.
By Anthony Morrison
My identify is Anthony Morrison welcome all.
This publication i need to devote to all Harlots Haven. As we know existence is not anything yet an expression yet this ebook is a bit diverse than others, it takes you into the particular truth of dating, partners, neighbors, fanatics. lifestyles is sort of a Harlots Haven from one lifetime of like to one other I communicate an important evidence harlot. It dates again to historical and smooth hoboes of sexuality and the relations ancestry. As I mix verse of poetry in a metaphoric language of expressions i am hoping you get pleasure from reading.
By Kevin Brown
"Kevin Brown's Liturgical Calendar marks its personal stations, unearths its personal events for compliment. even though holy days obtain their due, those are poems of normal time, of the losses and miracles in any lifestyles, celebrating small presents of the instant and sanctifying 'the ash / of our arms / and hearts.'"
--James Scruton, Mary B. Holmes Professor of Literature, Bethel collage, McKenzie, TN
"Kevin Brown's wonderful new poems use the liturgical calendar as a method of attractive with the vexing questions of now and of eternity, of time and timelessness. . . . those are poems to appreciate and cherish, as they circulation from daily life to the inner most metaphysical mysteries. i cannot compliment this exceptional new assortment adequate for its sincere, hard-won knowledge. it really is easily beautiful."
--Anya Silver, affiliate Professor of English, Mercer collage, Atlanta, GA
Kevin Brown is a professor at Lee college. He has released different books of poetry-A Lexicon of misplaced Words, winner of the 2013 Violet Reed Haas Prize for Poetry, and Exit Lines (2009)--as good as chapbooks. He additionally has a memoir, Another method: discovering religion, Then discovering It Again (2012), and a e-book of scholarship, They like to inform the tales: 5 modern Novelists tackle the Gospels (2012). He obtained his MFA from Murray country University.