Sohbet – There Are No Words

“A pen tried to write the word LOVE and it broke”

There are no words for this
And still my mind reaches out
tries to grasp
tries to express
.
Stretched thin in its desperation
Like travelling at light speed
the past and future pulled apart
Lost in the space between
.
There are no words for this
There is nothing here…
.
…and everything
.
Both at once
.
There
are
no
words
.

The Space Between the Notes

I have a friend who works as a chaplain providing spiritual support for people in mental health crises – as an aside, I’ve been wondering what the difference is between a spiritual crisis and a psychiatric one, but that’s a whole different article. Anyway, he was telling me about someone who asked him what he thought a good symbol for God would be. Continue reading