Join me in listening to the beautiful chant by Velma Frye. It is a call to stillness. Rest. Sabbath. And a reminder that stillness often is associated with darkness. Imagine the seeds germinating in the darkest earth. Seemingly still, but so much creative energy stirring up unbeknownst to observation! But the stillness is what nurtures it. The darkness. The coldness. Be still.
by Velma Frye
of the night
and robe yourself
See with the heart
into the dark of the night.
So silent the night.
So dark the night.
What will you do to create stillness in your life?
How can you use darkness to create wholeness?
Maybe you will join me in listening to Velma Frye's song, "Be Still". It is quite beautiful.
(c) 2014, post, Terri Stewart, CC license BY-NC
(c) 2013, lyrics and video, Velma Frye
(c) 2013, photo, Terri Stewart, CC license BY-NC-ND