Love Is Trapped In the Body

Did you know that love is meant to be liberation? Yes, I forget that sometimes too. Did you know that love lives in the body? Yes, this I also forget. Did you know that love is beyond language, even though we are forever trying to find language for it? It sounds like a contradiction, but it is not. The language is an offering. A symbol. A gesture, not unlike what a mortal would make to a god. My little handfuls of marigolds and honey, incense and agua florida cannot reach the heavens any more than my words can reach to the center of our love. The heavens, like our love, are everything and nothing, the…