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Poets United Midweek Motif ~ Human

“Listen and tell, thrums the grave heart of humans. Listen well love, for it’s pitch dark down here.” ― Hailey Leithauser (See full poem below) Midweek Motif ~ Human I am human. I am only human. I am sadly human. Happily, I am human. Hmm. When you describe something as “human,” what do you mean? BY WILLIAM BLAKE Cruelty has a Human Heart And Jealousy a Human Face Terror the Human Form Divine And Secrecy, the Human Dress The Human Dress, is forged Iron The Human Form, a fiery Forge. The Human Face, a Furnace seal’d The Human Heart, its hungry Gorge. 👫 The Guest House by Rumi This being human is a guest house. Every morning a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes As an unexpected visitor. Welcome and entertain them all! Even if they’re a crowd of sorrows, who violently sweep your house empty of its furniture, still treat each guest honorably. He may be clearing you out for some new delight. The dark thought, the shame, the malice, meet them at the door laughing, and invite them in. Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide […]

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