Burnish of the Spirit

“Be swift in the path of holiness, and enter the heaven of communion with Me. Cleanse thy heart with the burnish of the spirit, and hasten to the court of the Most High.”–Bahá’u’lláh, The Hidden Words of Bahá’u’lláh, Persian What does it look like – this path of holiness? What does it feel like –Continue reading “Burnish of the Spirit”

Panacea Poets

A huge thank you to the Queensland Poetry Festival team for the invitation to be part of Panacea Poets. In Panacea Poets, Queensland Poetry Festival administers a twice-weekly booster of short readings from wonderful poets via their youtube channel. QPF will deliver these soothing doses of poets-in-iso indefinitely. It is such a great honour to beContinue reading “Panacea Poets”

‘Tahirih’ in the Music of Delia and the Poetry of June Perkins

Originally posted on Ripple Poetry :
I invited the wonderful Delia Olam  to the launch of Illuminations, via a video presentation.  We have a mutual admiration for the Tahirih a hero of the Baha’i Faith. Delia Olam is an Adelaide-based Actor, Director, Playwright and Singer-songwriter with Bachelor degrees from Flinders Uni Drama Centre, UNE NSW, and AC…

Power of Artists – A Virtual Launching of Poetry Collection Illuminations

Originally posted on Ripple Poetry :
On the weekend I officially launched Illuminations – 19 Poems and 1 Story with the wonderful team and a special guest Delia Olam I held the whole event on line. However, I was able to do one in person interview with my designer Heidi, and my dear husband David helped…