Posted on June 6, 2014 Updated on June 5, 2014
as you slowly reveal
me to myself
through every experience
may I only become
a heart that bleeds love
a soul that pours light
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I love the idea of the match.When we light it we give it its life and then it dies. Maybe our life is the same but the time line is different.
Very true, happy to hear you could resonate 🙂 Many thanks!
Passion that begets happiness.Beautiful poem.Jalal
Many thanks Jalal, glad you enjoyed it 🙂
I love the supplication at the end. May it come true for all of us. It touched my soul. 🙂 x
I pray so too 🙂 Thank you Sean, happy to hear it resonated with you..much ❤
Thank you for inspiring me here is a poem I just wrote about a matchstick http://mrmichaeldale.com/2014/06/07/solitary-matchstick-a-poem-about-living-your-life-without-judgments/
[…] to Himani B and her exquisite poem UNRAVEL – I was inspired to write this. The thought of a solitary […]
That’s a great photograph Himani and beautiful Sufiesque words as well. I love your work
I am humbled to receive your kind words, dear Michael. Happy to hear this space resonates with you. All my best wishes, stay blessed 🙂
Many thanks 🙂
Lovely words, stunning photo.
Thank you so much, appreciate it 🙂
I like “unravel” and combination of the picture of the match being unraveled as it’s life is spent shedding light!
“Man is a mystery. It needs to be unravelled, and if you spend your whole life unravelling it, don’t say that you’ve wasted time. I am studying that mystery because I want to be a human being.”
― Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Glad you resonated, thank you so much 🙂 And thats really beautiful what you shared!! Appreciate it 🙂
Lovely and illuminating!
Many thanks dearest brother, I pray all is well 🙂
Thank You for Being a Blessing in my Life. I Appreciate YOU 🙂
My new favorite. This poem is just gorgeous, Himani.
Thank you so much Audrey, glad to hear it resonated with you 🙂 ❤
This must be the prettiest thing I’ve read for a while! Thanks!
Humbled to hear that ❤ Thank you so much!
Thank you B 🙂 x
Thank you for this lovely poem. This is amazing.
I particularly like how you expressed what is to be revealed.
All good wishes,
Thank you dearest Robert, happy to hear it resonated with you 🙂 Blessed be.
A very beautiful poem.
Much appreciated, glad to hear you liked it 🙂
Such beauty in your words. This is amazing!
Appreciate it coming from you, thank you Phen 🙂
Thank you 🙂 and you’re very welcome 😀
Many thanks dear Marcus!
Love getting howls back
It’s wonderful when the forest is alive
Loved it. “I met myself through you”
Isn’t that lovely, makes me happy to hear that 🙂 Thank you for being here!
Shedding…..did I use the right word? Oh, why am I in such a Norwegian language-mode today…I meant to let out, or to get rid off……
This so gorgeously written, and I so agree with you dearest Himani. Only, if you should ever feel like shedding some darkness, there are lot of people to fill you up with Light again 🙂 🙂 Reveal me to myself, I love that! 🙂 Have an extraordinarily beautiful day! Lots of Love to you! 🙂
Aww aren’t you the sweetest!! Your pure heart and soul pours through your words and I sometimes wish you were physically around so I could hug you and squish you when you say such sweet things ❤ Appreciate your kind words and presence here, beautiful Line..you brighten up my day everytime you stop by xx
❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ 🙂
Reblogged this on Haddyism.
Thank you Haddy for your sweet gesture, glad it spoke to you 🙂
You’re welcome 🙂
This is absolutely stunning!!!…a soul that pours light, love it! Oliana
Many thanks Oliana, appreciate your kind words ❤
beautiful phrases that evoke love with a hint of pain (bleed love). Maybe like a rose? keep on painting these soulful poems. ❤
You see it too well, Brad. Loving the Divine is easier than loving a human 🙂 Your kind words and feedback are much appreciated..have a beautiful Sunday!
Thanks Dear Himani. I’d like either version of love. 😄 Your blessings are appreciated and received. ❤
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