A Wildfire Love

By Adam J. Pearson For a recorded reading of this poem, feel free to listen here: Love affirms connection; Fear sees separation; Love accepts in safety; Fear trembles, insecure. The deeper I love without conditions, Without requiring anything in return, The safer I feel, And the more fearless. I cannot offer safety to others If I myself feel unsafe, But…

Lovedrunk: An Ode to Rumi

By Adam J. Pearson Oh Rumi– Wise master of the Sufis, Greatest of the mystic poets, How light you write In golden words that soar like birds, Of those who dance in dazzling turns And spin in wild spirals. Dazed and dreamlike, dancing drunk On the finest wine of love, Which pours out of the Oneness To fill cup-like open hearts When the doors…