Could I have a show of light? Could you grant me some hope? I’d like to see even the smallest indication that things will be alright It’s just that from where I’m sitting Things are bad and trending towards dismal The ugly truth is shedding its mask The beauty that remains is fading fast So […]
Give a wide berth.
We are often afraid and always anxious. We think we are vulnerable. We are not. We are eternal. That’s my belief.
Week 169 I was afraid to go home. It feels safer to keep driving. I drive to embrace the night.
I’m here Asking God To send my love To those who are Hungry, Lonely or in Despair To those who use hate as a mask for fear To the sick To the weak To the greedy To those who have hurt me To those who I have wronged To all of us To all of […]
The prompt is finally. 2017 has been some kind of crazy year, hasn’t it? There was bad stuff. We were faced with events that we’d like to wish away. Some believe that reality split in two with one person becoming president in this universe and the other person winning in an alternate universe. We were […]
Let’s face it. The world is pretty messed up, and there’s not a lot I can do about it. There’s not a lot, but there is some. I think that people who care about the well-being of other human beings can play a small part in improving things. I believe that my part is to […]
Abandoned It was 3:00 am. I was awake in bed thinking about the state of the world. I shouldn’t do that. These days are looking like the days when I spent a lot of time worrying about all the bad things I was hearing on the news. Now it’s all the bad things I’m seeing […]
Daily Prompt April, 21 She walks about the world with a tight jaw that suggests habitual muscular patterning. That might be the technical term for the way she locks herself. Is her temporomandibular joint disorderly? This is where she keeps the fear she pretends she doesn’t have. She applies a circular massaging pressure to the joint with […]
In the 70s, when I was a child, I was convinced that the world would end in a nuclear war. I was very worried about this, but times changed and the chances of having a nuclear war seemed to diminish. Now we’ve got North Korea aiming missiles at us, so my old fear is resurrected. […]