Kavi Jezzie Hockaday
Exploring the human condition through poetry. Where the divine and the human merge is where we discover the essence of us. To embrace this and live it as our reality is a profound and transformative experience. My poetry is offered in love.
Created 17 Apr 2020
OUR UNIQUENESS04 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0We are not the same flower We are different flowers In the same field Our ability to thrive Is in our differences As much as our similarities. Image by Couleur from Pixabay SESSIONS WITH ME
DOWN WITH THE LOTUS ROOT01 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0Deep deep down Among the reeds And the lotus root You will find me Heart torn open Head bowed down This water, this ocean, this rain Is mine, my tears, my grief, my sorrow Weeping for the whole thing ...
UNTIL QUIETUDE PREVAILS30 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0Mind is tenacious and capricious And seems to have a life Of its own It is unreliable As a source of peace Yet we lean on it And give our allegiance to it We have sanctified it As the arbiter of life ...
GROW YOUR INNER GARDEN29 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0Inner beauty is like a flower Without water it will die Tend to your inner garden Not with shame or self criticism But with unconditional love And compassion That is the water That grows the inner flo...
DEVOTE TO LOVE - AGAIN28 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 3 0Each morning I awaken And devote to love again No matter what failure or disappointment No matter how great the fall from the giddy heights of expectation No matter what ghosts or demons have visited ...
THE LOVE WITHIN27 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 3 0Transactional love Can never lead to true freedom For it is always dependent On getting something To complete us Only a love that is not dependent on anything A love that is always here, ever present,...
THE SPIRITUAL PATH24 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0The true spiritual path Leads to our humanity It is not an escape from it But a deep embracing of it The purpose of discovering true nature is to allow it To filter into all activity and relationship ...
THE RUMI SEED23 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0When I read Rumi It was as though A seed had been planted Deep in my heart and soul I watered that seed With devotion to truth And the courage to face myself By and by that seed sprouted And after man...
SURRENDER YOUR SELF22 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 1Cease all this arguing with the world Or with yourself If necessary surrender all those precious beliefs And burn in the fire of humility Allow yourself to be wrong And feel how your ego self writhes ...
FIRST BLOSSOM, THEN RADIATE21 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0It is not just the depth or profundity The peace or the equanimity Of awakening That really matters But how you carry that deepest realization Into the fabric and relationships of your life Is it a fr...
- View More on Substack »