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January 11, 2013

Embers. {Poetry} ~ Jyoti Wind

Shiva’s fire

Embers

The embers burn

quietly

unobtrusively

seeking anything in its path

that no longer belongs.

These embers

tended for years

through meditation

and soul growth

just need the air

of daily practice

to fan its flames.

~~~

Jyoti Wind is an astrologer and writer. She has self-published six books: poetry, meditation and prayers; a childhood memoir; and several anthologies. Her new book, The Creative Arc: An Anthology on Writing, will be available this month, Nov. 2012. A mother, grandmother and great grandmother, she lives in Boulder, CO. You can reach her at [email protected].

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