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Octavio Paz Poem for You

The Tomb of Amir Khusru ———————————- Trees heavy with birds hold the afternoon up with their hands. Arches and patios. A tank of water, poison green, between red walls. A corridor leads to the sanctuary: beggars, flowers, leprosy, marble. Tombs, … Continue reading

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This post started as a response to someone who posted this quote on the FB a while ago: “You are not enclosed within your bodies, nor confined to houses or fields. That which is you dwells above the mountain and … Continue reading

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