Saturday, July 09, 2016

About Giving
I hug to be hugged;

I kiss to be kissed;

I love to be loved. 

In giving love, 

I receive love, 

the love that was always,

mine to begin with. 

The only love I can receive, 

is my own.

Whatever I put forth, 

is my harvest. 

In my giving, 

I am receiving. 

In my taking, 

I am giving. 

To give is to receive all,

that is given.


Burning as living, Living as burning

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