* Inspiration – Ground of Being

May this Danna Fauld’s poem fill you with strength and inspiration. “We come from stronger stuff than feelings” πŸ’›

inner landscape

Bonneville Salt Flats

Remember This

Vast and changeless
the ground of being
is not rocked by
ripples on the pond.

The firmament from
which we spring, the
divinity at the heart
of things doesn’t wax
or wane with mind states,
or wither in the wind.

We come from stronger
stuff than feelings.
Essence does not fail
or fade, diminish or
trade reality for illusion.

We are wordless, wide,
and wise beyond time.
Within us is a flame
of truth that never dies.
Let that be the focal
point of life. Let that
be the light that guides
us from the shadows.

~ Danna Faulds

21 responses to “* Inspiration – Ground of Being

  1. I hope you had a lovely Thanksgiving Val.
    Such a beautiful, and powerful statement ” We come from stronger stuff than feelings”. That statement ignites an immense power in the heart…an immense strength is born from such a statement. Namaste’ Val, and Thank You

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