By Joseph Almyre
« Ce ideal recueil de fables constitue ma contribution au patrimoine littéraire haïtien et suscitera, je l'espère, l'émergence de nouveaux abilities. À l'instar de l. a. Fontaine, je me sers des hommes, des animaux et d'autres éléments présents dans l. a. nature pour instruire mes contemporains et tenter de les aider à respecter notre environnement et toutes les créatures qui y ont leur position. »
By Lynn L. Severance
"Comfort is a God-given grace which can shock and virtually overtake us through the such a lot painful and tumultuous instances . . . God sends aid during the comfort of an uplifting be aware, an inspiring snapshot, an insightful query, and an encouraging comment. the reason for this is that i admire Lynn Severance’s new ebook. via photographs, quotations, intuitive questions and warm-hearted tales, Lynn is helping the reader embody the solace of the Holy Spirit. With each web page, we discover one more reason to belief God in the course of the hardest of occasions. I heartily suggest this precise devotional book—something that may bolster each hurting heart!" Joni Eareckson Tada, Joni and pals overseas incapacity middle - Agoura Hills, California
Lynn L. Severance has a BA in simple schooling from the collage of Washington. in the course of her twenty-seven 12 months instructing occupation she co-wrote and co-produced sequence of pubic tv courses utilized in Washington kingdom faculties. As a member of Alpha Delta Kappa, a global honorary association for girls educators, she was once offered a dwelling Memorial Scholarship for shuttle to create curriculum. Lynn lives within the larger Seattle region, and enjoys time with pals, track, and examining, rather books through C.S. Lewis.
By Sasha Medina
What’s your purpose?
Are you uninterested in dwelling a lifestyles that turns out meaningless? uninterested in the standard day-by-day regimen? What if I instructed you your existence had a purpose?
Proverbs 16:4 states that “the Lord has made every little thing for a purpose”. that suggests you have been created for a cause. Your existence isn't really meaningless. If you’ve picked up this booklet, then subscribe to me in experiencing a trip to go looking to your objective? Let’s have an come across with the aim giver; God.
“For i do know the plans i've got for you, broadcasts the Lord, plans for welfare and never for evil, to offer you a destiny and a hope.” –Jeremiah 29:11
By Coleman Barks
2007 is the "Year of Rumi," and who greater than Coleman Barks, Rumi's not going, supremely passionate ambassador, to mark the milestone of this nice poet's 800th birthday? Barks, who used to be lately presented an honorary doctorate in Persian language and literature through the college of Tehran for his thirty years of translating Rumi, has amassed and translated 90 new poems, such a lot of them by no means released prior to in any shape. the result's this pretty variation titled Rumi: Bridge to the Soul. The "bridge" within the name is a connection with the Khajou Bridge in Isphahan, Iran, which Barks visited with Robert Bly in may well of 2006—a journey that during many ways brought on this e-book. The "soul bridge" additionally indicates Rumi himself, who crosses cultures and religions and brings us all jointly to hear his phrases, despite foundation or creed. Open this booklet and permit Rumi's poetry hold you into the inner silence and pleasure of the spirit, where that unites awake figuring out with a deeper, extra soulful understanding.
By Hans-Joachim Eckstein
By Nizami,'Iraqi,Khayyam,Paul Smith
Translation & advent by means of Paul Smith
Here is a special Daybook of 366 poems by way of 3 of Persia’s maximum mystical & philosophical poets. Nizami was once a real grasp Poet who's most famed for his six books in masnavi shape: The Treasury of the Mysteries, Khrosrau and Shirin, Layla and Majnun, The Seven pics (another Sufi vintage) and his books on Alexander. He additionally composed a Divan of roughly 20,ooo couplets in ghazals and ruba’is and different kinds… tragically purely 2 hundred couplets live to tell the tale. His impact on ‘Attar, Rumi, Sadi, Hafiz and Jami and all others that can't be overvalued. Omar Khayyam used to be extra well-known in Iran as an astronomer, thinker and mathematician… the nihilistic and hedonistic and infrequently Sufi philosophy in his ruba’is intended that his poems have been by no means particularly renowned in his fatherland, yet in fact after the paintings of FitzGerald the west fell in love with him. He acknowledged, “The simply crew that could succeed in God with purification of soul and renunciation of sensual preoccupations, with craving and ecstasy, are the Sufis.” ‘Iraqi used to be the writer of a Divan of religious ghazals and ruba’is and different poems and of the recognized paintings in prose and poetry Lama’at, ‘Divine Flashes’… a piece that fantastically describes the mysteries of Divine Union that turned a vintage of Sufi Mysticism. the proper rhyme constitution has been stored. 380 pages.
COMMENTS ON PAUL SMITH’S TRANSLATION OF HAFIZ’S ‘DIVAN’.
“It isn't really a joke... the English model of all of the ghazals of Hafiz is a smart feat and of paramount significance. i'm astonished.” Dr. Mir Mohammad Taghavi (Dr. of Literature) Tehran.
“Superb translations. ninety nine% Hafiz 1% Paul Smith.” Ali Akbar Shapurzman, translator and knower of Hafiz’s Divan off by way of heart.
Paul Smith is a poet, writer and translator of over eighty books of Sufi poets of the Persian, Arabic, Urdu, Turkish, Pashtu and different languages together with Hafiz, Sadi, Nizami, Rumi, ‘Attar, Sana’i, Jahan Khatun, Obeyd Zakani, Mu’in, Amir Khusrau, Nesimi, Kabir, Anvari, Ansari, Jami, Khayyam, Rudaki and others, and his personal poetry, fiction, performs, biographies, children’s books and a dozen screenplays.
By Axel Garcia
A new and revitalized
collection of poetry
from Minister Axel Garcia.
By Heidi Rose Robbins