All things

All things
are too small
to hold me,
I am so vast

In the infinite
I reach
for the Uncreated

I have
touched it,
It undoes me
wider than wide

Everything else
is too narrow.

You know this well

you who are also there.

-Hadewijch II

◦ note: quoted from Women in Praise of the Sacred edited by Jane Hirshfield

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