WE ARE ECSTATIC ESSENCE

What we call ecstasy
is simply life.

The leaves tremble with it
in a warm caress of sunlight,
in cool currents of wind.

It is pain that dulls us
to life’s naked shimmer.

Pour out pain
until your soul is empty.

You will sink in silver shivers;
you will tremble in flame.

To poetry by Blake Steele

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About Blake Steele

I am a poet, writer, workshop leader, recording artist... half monk, half pirate, passionate for Life and Love to triumph in the world. I'm American by birth, but am living in Sweden for a while: writing, growing, deepening with amazing, open-hearted people, as well as developing Wild Words Creative Writing Classes and Wild Souls Workshops around the world.
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