on heaven’s pathway
trading faiths and life goals
God in disguise

©Vivian Zems

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai  #1374 The Levant

The Levant (part of the Silk Road) has been described as the “crossroads of western Asia, the eastern Mediterranean, and northeast Africa”, and the “northwest of the Arabian plate”. It is believed that Islam, Christianity and Buddhism spread along the Lavant along with trade.