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Krishna Kanhaiya

Oh, you’re so lovely I could break!
With all your garlands of soft flowers
your soft and colorful fabrics,
You’re the most approachable form of God.
So gentle, I could cry.

So much love.
So much!

I start to feel it in my own chest,
and Friend,
it scares me.

Because
What if my ego breaks?
My container has been so small,
and now you’re coming to me?
Do you think I can hold That?!

What if
when
my heart becomes as big as my body,
someone uses me and I’m not safe anymore?
I’m human!

So,
God Most Approachable,
I’m asking you this.

Little soul
wants an answer from Big Soul.

Before I roll out on the town with you,
it’s high time
You give me an answer and
soothe my fearful mind!

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The Sensuality of Food

I have a theory
That god is in food
And he was enjoying Himself
When he reached for those butter pots.

My mom used to tell me
Not to spill,
But there’s something sensual
About spilling, isn’t there?

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God Made Snowboards

I know the Architect of the Universe made my snowboard.
Because when I ride
I sing
My mind quiets down.
And when I fall,
It’s god’s gift.
My ass in the air,
legs above my head,
Nothing as it should be,
I smack onto the snow.
My mind is stopped—a second of bliss.
Blue sky and snowcapped mountains.
Holy shit! That mountain is Kailash!
God is Here!

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