Love Story

Love Story

“Heart Hands” ~ Shweta Mitra (May 2010) LOVE STORY Stumbling, a dark cold night Shrinking, melancholy, sheer fright Maze of questions, “Is this it?” Must find answers, can’t yet quit A flicker of light, a faint glow “Come to Me”, unambiguous now “Where?” “How?” ask I “Take one step and I’ll take five” Courage and […]

To Love Me Is To Know Me

To Love Me Is To Know Me

~Painting by Shweta Mitra – May 2010 Copy Of “The Milkmaid” By Raja Ravi Verma. To Love Me Is To Know Me I’m so unseen Until my form is thought To fill a need or two To quench a thirst To serve you now Exactly as instructed To please somehow Until I am Forgotten fresh again […]

The Fragrance

The Fragrance

“Divine Love Reigning” ~ Shweta Mitra,  May 2010.   The Fragrance Nothing is said about it As it slowly grows In the sun of respect Kindness and utter ease And the fact That it is unspoken Allows it to continuously be Days and weeks Months and years Served as womb-like shelter For the seed of […]

Now

Now

I was caught up in my mind. When others suffered, I suffered with them. It hurt to see the pain others went through. I realized my mind. I watched in amusement. I went into my “now” bubble And said it is what it is. I am living in the present. This now is so perfect. […]

Fall in love with…

Fall in love with…

~Painting By Shweta Mitra Fall in love with… Fall in love with the gift being given to you Not the box it comes in. Fall in love with the silence Not the practices that bring you silence. Fall in love with the truth being revealed to you Not the guru or system that is delivering […]

Harmony

Harmony

~Painting By Shweta Mitra The Blues and Reds and Yellows and Blacks and Whites all merge to make a beautiful painting. You may love the color red but dislike the color blue. And yet When they are together in a painting, You see the beauty in the harmony of all the colors… not individual ones. […]