Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Donne Putter

Ah, I love the web - through Pinterest I discovered Donne' - and her blog. She hasn't updated since November (update, please Donne!!) but I love her pics, the music, and the quotes and poems.

"This being human is a guest house. Every morning a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor. Welcome and entertain them all! Even if they’re a crowd of sorrows, who violently sweep your house empty of its furniture, still, treat each guest honorably. He may be clearing you out for some new delight. The dark thought, the shame, the malice, meet them at the door laughing, and invite them in. Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond."

Rumi, “The Guest House”

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