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Guardian Angel

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea I am with you in every step you take in every breath you take feel, now, the wind kissing your skin – that’s me look at those plants and trees and clouds – I’m in … Continue reading

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Yearning

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea At dusk, I yearn for your kiss like a parched mouth yearns for water or the mystic’s cheek for one puff of breath from the Friend; to see what in you that receives how I … Continue reading

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I’m Hanging Out with God Tonight!

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea I came home from a long, hard day of work desiring a simple, warm presence by my side a soft touch, a sweet voice; but the lady had other plans – and I was left … Continue reading

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Dancing Leaves

by Nicholas Andrea Dancing leaves dancing leaves on the trees in a swift, morning, autumn breeze; possessed like whirling sufis moving, merrily, to the commands of Allah, verily. How are we like those sufi leaves dancing our daily lives to … Continue reading

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Naked

by Nicholas Andrea Here I am, world walkin’ naked through this town unclad of intellect and there is nothing, for, to frown; Today is the day that I stopped knowing and found out I could never know again what even … Continue reading

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The Bell of Salvation Rings

by Nick Andrea A cool autumn breeze, dancing through the leaves on the trees; the air’s perfect temperature portending one not remembering where he is ending and the world, beginning; one step after one step, deeper and deeper into peace, … Continue reading

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Five Simple Ways to Change the World

by Nick Andrea All these crazy things happening in the world stage have been getting me down, lately – wars, collateral damage, unnecessary killing, and the list goes on. It reached a peek this afternoon when I had a hard time even being in my … Continue reading

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The Point of Life and Work, as I See It

by Nick Andrea All exist within a single, interconnected Cosmos that is alive with consciousness. Even the ancient Greeks who coined that term, believed so. We, as miniature reflections of That, are literally the Universe becoming conscious of Itself. Our job is to realize … Continue reading

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Too Simple for Words

by Nick Andrea It is That, uttering this very mantra in me, as me. It is That One, chanting now through me, as me, to Itself. It is That Very One thinking now in me, as me, the thoughts It … Continue reading

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Space Shuttle

by Nick Andrea I must be on a space shuttle, for, in those trees, those hills, this sky I see the cosmos; And, I must be on a space shuttle, for, in this oxygen coming through my nostrils I feel … Continue reading

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