poetry

A secret smile on my face

2019-07-05T14:37:24+01:00October 25th, 2014|

About one month after I had learned Acem Meditation, I found that I could write poetry again, an ability that I had lost for years. Meditation helps me to relax, both physically and mentally. Because of that my sleep has also improved.

Memories

2019-07-05T15:03:14+01:00October 15th, 2011|

We all carry an image of our friends in our minds. When we have regular contact with those friends, the image constantly grows and changes over time as a result of our interactions with them. When the friend is no more, what happens to this image?

Long meditations

2019-07-06T22:08:02+01:00May 25th, 2011|

moonSeen from the outside, long meditations are easy to describe: You sit there with closed eyes, fall asleep from time to time, start again and possibly go to the loo once or twice until the bell rings. Can the language of poetry catch any of its inner qualities?

Postponement?

2019-07-06T22:09:39+01:00March 30th, 2011|

Stein MehrenA poem on death by the Norwegian poet Stein Mehren reminds us of the challenges of life.