Rumi: Become the Sky

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  • September 2, 2008
Rumi: Become the Sky





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    Inside this new love,
    die.
    Your way begins on the other side.
    Become the sky.
    Take an axe to the prison wall.
    Escape.
    Walk out like someone suddenly born into color.
    Do it now.
    You’re covered with a thick cloud.
    Slide out the side.
    Die,
    and be quiet.
    Quietness is the surest sign
    that you’ve died.
    Your old life was a frantic running from silence.
    The speechless full moon comes out now.

    This revised and expanded edition of The Essential Rumi includes a new introduction by Coleman Barks and more than 80 never-before-published poems.

    Through his lyrical translations, Coleman Barks has been instrumental in bringing this exquisite literature to a remarkably wide range of readers, making the ecstatic, spiritual poetry of thirteenth-century Sufi Mystic Rumi more popular than ever.

    The Essential Rumi continues to be the bestselling of all Rumi books, and the definitive selection of his beautiful, mystical poetry.

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