Don't Search, Celebrate!: The Collected Poems of Mansur by Mansur Johnson PDF

By Mansur Johnson

Moineddin Jablonski encouraged the e-book of Don’t seek, rejoice! The accumulated Poems of Mansur Johnson. Here’s how. In a 1984 letter to Allaudin William Mathieu, which was once released in 2016, Moineddin wrote:

"I keep in mind fond stories of Mansur Johnson, conversing of drawing jointly the free ends of our many trips, exiles, prodigalities, what have you ever. again within the mid-sixties, he wrote a few prodigious acid poems, i.e. “Blue Monday,” “Ithaca,” and others. They have been all accrued less than the name DON’T seek, CELEBRATE!

"As intoxicating as this dictum was once to us 'realized' acid heads, the sobriety of Muhammad’s “We haven't recognized Thee as Thou shouldst be identified” has confirmed to be a maturer view.

"Therefore, allow us to now have fun THE SEARCH!"

--From web page 220 in Illuminating the Shadow: The existence, love and laughter of a twentieth century Sufi, Moineddin Jablonski, Edited by way of Neil Douglas-Klotz, Sufi Ruhaniat overseas, San Francisco, 2016.

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How may well I face up to Moineddin's inducement to post? yet wait, do not seek, rejoice! is barely forty three pages of psychedelic poems from the Sixties. that is too small a e-book to put up. And if it's not good acquired? i'm going to by no means put up extra poems. What concerning the remainder of my poems? lifestyles is brief. Why now not supply them all? OK.

You have on your hand do not seek, have fun! The accrued Poems of Mansur Johnson, 278 pages.

"Delicious!" raved Najat Roberts, Moineddin's former secretary.

There are eight sections during this booklet, together with: Don’t seek, have fun! (1964), Sacred and Profane Poetry (1969-70), Poems from Mutu Kubla Anta Mutu (1974), magazine Poems (1976), 12 Wild Horses at the street to New Mexico (1996), Poems from The Passionate Shepherd to his Love and Her Responses (2003), the guts is an Ocean from Murshid (2006), this is often It (To the current, 2016).

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