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Why do we Wish?

Why do we wish? Why do we call out into the boundless nothingness of our minds, asking, demanding satisfaction?

Whenever we feel scared or alone or hurt, we take all that angst, terror, longing and roll it into a ball, tighter and tighter, until it reaches critical mass. 142 more words

Eulogy, Part One

Silence fills the space between us.

We are paralyzed, stunned. Grief has shoveled every bit of life from within and we are empty, hollowed. We have nothing. 955 more words

Have a Little Faith in Me

Sometimes it’s easy to lose faith, lose sight of our vision or goals, become despondent throwing our hands in the air with an ‘I give up’. 373 more words

Yoga Practice

The body swing-tacular

I think I’ve been searching for answers – anything but the one that exists. Something easier, something tangible. Today I managed to convince myself that maybe the answer was my blood pressure – as a cause, not a symptom. 354 more words

Mental Health

1 Samuel 30:1-6

David’s Victory over the Amalekites

30 Then it happened when David and his men came to Ziklag on the third day, that the Amalekites had made a raid on the Negev and on Ziklag, and had overthrown Ziklag and burned it with fire; 2 and they took captive the women and all who were in it, both small and great, without killing anyone, and carried them off and went their way. 735 more words



On this day, just before 3pm, as the sky and outlook is darkest. Surely we humans are incapable of redemption without disaster. We are destroying this, our earth. 120 more words


A Child's Faith

I came across a sweet and beautiful poem and could not resist sharing it with you my dear readers :)

A child surrenders her restlessness to God in implicit trust and faith. 51 more words