Who is the author ?
Who are they and who can claim them?
Buddha, Mohamed, Jesus, Babaji ?
Rumi, Kabir, Hildegaard, Lao Tzu, Mira, Beethoven, Mozart, Michaelangelo, Picasso, Krishnamurti, Ramana, Campbell… ?
…and their disciples and their disciples and…
They speak, write, compose, and sing from the lineage
Of the wellspring collective.
Reaching forth from hearts
that are struggling
for their expression,
yearning for the sound
that is the deafening whisper
to the one thought impaired.
Sages, guides, avatars, and saints.
The windows through which the light pours forth.
Transmuted into rainbows
of unending pattern, texture, hue and chord
Played to the listening heart.
Translators of the language of being