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Humble Gold

Not hoping

for a huge

lifetime achievement

Just want to be

Good minute by minute

Questionable Poetry

Once Trust is Broken

There’s still NO turning back, you’re WELL onto that R-O-A-D??? The path of NO return??? Once trust is broken, you will NEVER be able to establish it again, because for starters, you can NO longer trust yourselves, which is exactly W-H-Y, you are showing “off” your DISTRUST toward everyone else (that’s still T-R-A-N-S-F-E-R-E-N-C-E, you MORON!!!). 128 more words


Hope anchors the soul

Just last week was the 75th anniversary of the publication of the Grapes of Wrath. That book, to me was a roller coaster of emotions as I found myself always rooting for the Joads and wishing the best for them. 190 more words

“The puny plot of the story was so thin, however, when compared to the deep mystery through which we were groping, and I found my attention wander so constantly from the fiction to the fact, that I at last flung it across the room, and gave myself up entirely to a consideration of the events of the day.” -Dr.

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Crazy Pills: Take One

I realized in 2006 that I probably had ADHD. I was 32 years old and it had never been suggested that I might suffer from any kind of neurological disorder. 1,687 more words

Post-Easter Reflections: Waiting for Sunday

If I am being totally and completely transparent, this Easter was a time of dissonance for me.

It sounds strange. I mean, Jesus’ resurrection is the pinnacle of the Christian faith, the formation of my hope, and God’s ultimate “good news.” How is one not happy to wear white clothes, devour chocolate bunnies or eggs, sit in the sunshine, and sing song lyrics like,  844 more words


Pry Or It Tease

The scoop: I wrote this shortly after travelling to the Lone Star state under the pull of delusion. Then, a few moments ago I cleaned my car of its atrocious mess. 369 more words