The voices are loud The drums are beating Is there a war in the offing? No one listens anymore As everyone is talking glibly Not even pausing to think Everyone is so damn sure In the truth they believe No one listens anymore To their own heartbeat Days are passing The voices are loud The … Continue reading Is There a War in the Offing?
Nights of Baghdad are heralded In far, distant Mesopotamia By strange reflections In the Tigris and Euphrates. There silence dies A thousand times every night; Yet silence reigns A thousand throats. Deserted streets And inhabited deserts Are interesting too; The mirage is now A silhouette in the sky. Words of peace Unwritten in ink or … Continue reading Gulf War
What do we mean by the problem of sex? Is it the act, or is it a thought about the act? Surely it is not the act. The sexual act is no problem to you, any more than eating is a problem to you, but if you think about eating or anything else all day … Continue reading J. Krishnamurti on Sex, Rape, and Right Education