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Daily meditationsEveryone thinks they know what poetry is. Yes, they do know what it is, but in books, not in life. In life, most people are prosaic: they are cold, stiff, dull and down-to-earth, and there is nothing subtle about them. They leave poetry to the poets ...
Daily meditationsWhy leave poetry to those who write it? To be a poet is first and foremost to create poetry in our own life by endeavouring to bring purity, light, love and joy into it. This is the poetry we need to feel and breathe with God’s creatures, something ...
Daily meditationsMuch could be said concerning the effects of poetry on adolescent sensitivities. Poetry, it is true, can allow access to the world of the soul and spirit, and much better than religion. For poets are known for their ability to contact extremely ...
Daily meditationsTrue poetry is an expression of the divine Word that is at once music, colour, form and fragrance. And so its power is immense. Some will say that music is more powerful than poetry, since it affects the listener’s sensitivity directly. Its language,...
Daily meditationsPeople know what poetry is, of course, but only the poetry found in books, not in their lives. In their lives, most people are cold, stiff, dull, prosaic and unimaginative; nothing subtle emanates from them. They leave poetry to the poets who write ...
Daily meditationsWhat most people, even the very cultivated, call poetry often only amounts to a series of vague, bizarre and disconnected expressions or images which have no real correspondence to the symbolic language of nature. Because these people themselves ...