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Sunday, December 18, 2011

Haiku Monday: Spin

Hosted this week at Fleur's Place.

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My entry


with visuals.

Faster and faster
'Til enlightenment springs forth:
Whirl, dervishes, whirl!




Wintertime Jewtop
Reminds, "They tried to kill us,
We won. Now let's eat."






5 comments:

Fleurdeleo said...

Csar: two graceful and spirited entries! Excellent visuals. Well done!

Curmudgeon said...

I used to love the tales of Nasrudin. A mythical Sufi hero.

czar said...

@Fleur: Well, thanks.

@Curmy: Thanks for stopping by. We have a friend who was raised garden-variety East Tennessee evangelical who is enamored of Sufism. He's whirled with the dervishes and undertaken any number of other methods of getting out of his head with them. Not only does he love him his Sufism but he says that his Sufist practices also made his relationship with Christianity better. All very interesting.

moi said...

Ooooo, now MY head is spinning. Good ones, both. And I think "Let's eat," along with "Let's go shopping," if applied consistently and properly, are the secrets to peace on earth.

Aunty Belle said...

Czar,
I'se in great desire fer yore contribution to a book we's puttin' out fer Moi an' Boxer-Babe. Will ya' favor Aunty wif' visit to http://ethercapacious.blogspot.com
an' add a line or two to the growin' ballad? It woan be complete wif'out the Mark of Czar.