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A Waste?

There are many words, phrases and thoughts that fill my mind many times a day pertaining to my daughter Kaitlyn’s suicide. One of these words is something that many people that have lost loved ones to suicide dislike very much and that word is “waste.” I think that when people that have lost loved ones to suicide hear the word “waste” associated with the suicide of their child, sibling, parent, grandparent, or friend, that it somehow means that their life was a waste, that somehow it is demeaning to their loved one. 2,235 more words


A Sermon by Rt. Rev. Louis B. King
Preached in Bryn Athyn on November 16, 1986

“Out of the eater came forth meat, and out of the strong came forth sweetness” (Judges 14:14). 2,404 more words

The darkness ahead

We run the miles,

Jump the hoops

And when we dare to dream

We realise the futility of it all.


Nutured Futility

Shame nurtures wandering spirits,

while virtue rescues them:

‘Prepare potential life preservers,

for it appears a perishing passenger

has passed overboard!’

Delinquent firings miss again… 70 more words


The Conqueror Worm (Poe)

Lo! ’t is a gala night

   Within the lonesome latter years!   

An angel throng, bewinged, bedight

   In veils, and drowned in tears,   

Sit in a theatre, to see… 445 more words


The necessity of creativity

The necessity of creativity and how we find it. Creativity is spontaneous and comes naturally and it is effected by the environment in which it finds itself. 567 more words


Tuck Your Dreams BACK into the Unconsciousness, Alice

The SPACE CADET finally came to C-L-A-S-S, but, getting HER to F-O-C-U-S, is entirely different!!!

Tuck you dreams BACK into the unconsciousness, Alice, she’d heard that voice in the distant called out to her, and, … 120 more words