You can’t get aheadIt’s not possibleNot in any lasting tangible senseYou may think you’re aheadBut you’ve only caught upBecause the thing that is finished Must be replacedWith something fresh and newSit back and rest for a momentYou have to restBreathe for a minute or twoIt’s what you must […]
I set the timer for 20 minutes. I was afraid to make it 30. The goals is to just write. It occurred to me yesterday that I could surely make myself take 30 minutes each day to write. I’m starting with 20. A start is a start. A […]
August sneaked up on me. I should have known it was coming when the first day of summer happened. Well, I did know. The summer solstice, a day that I used to look forward to, has become a reminder that winter is on its way. The days start […]
Am I done yet? Have I completed the tasks I came to Earth to do? Sometimes it feels as if I’m spinning my wheels. Just taking up space.
Trees bravely shed their leaves. What can my soul release? What things are good enough to keep?
Life as a human is strange There are certain obligations Things we’re required to do What happens when we just don’t? What if we all just decided to stop? What if we turned around and walked in the other direction? We could turn our backs on what we […]
I’m thankful to be in the presence of such perfection.
When you challenge yourself to do better and then don’t You decide to try harder the next time You say, “this is the weekend I’ll get things done” You say, “I’ll schedule my time” You say, “I won’t sleep in” “I’ll go to the gym” “I’ll clean the […]
I’ve seen many crows flying around in my town for the last few days. These are sizable birds. When I see birds I think they must have a message for me. Maybe some of them do. Crows are able to recognize people’s faces. Is there a crow out […]
I have pledged many times to stick to one or two spare-time activities. I can’t do it. Last year I was obsessed with making digital art. I even had an art show in October. These days I’m not doing much art at all. Writing should be my main […]