Holding, releasing and redeeming energy, we have all been through this cycle. Not getting stuck is a question of the quality and consistency of presence. Many spiritual traditions emphasize the importance of developing our own inner witness to aid in this process.
Poetry has always been a method of awareness for me, a way to witness, to move energy through my system as I move myself through cycles of growth and, hopefully, evolution. The poems below represent a complete cycle of embracing and releasing ten years of love.
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