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Healing the holidays homily 2014 edition: holding out on hope

Six months before the Angel Gabriel to earth came down, as the story goes, he was hanging out in Jerusalem, visiting with Zechariah. Zechariah and Elizabeth were much older than Mary – which is not to say that the young don’t suffer – but Zechariah and Elizabeth had reached that point where a lifetime of small defeats had created a habit of disappointment. 458 more words


Hanging in Limbo

What is wellness?  Stability?  These are questions that I have oft asked myself over the last month or so. How will I know when I have achieved the coveted status, the pinnacle place of mental health wellness? 646 more words

Bipolar Disorder

In my musing

I have been down, I have been rather quiet at times, I have cried with the reason being that I feel alone, I have been stressed, I have been calm, I have been patient and I have loved. 292 more words

Up And About My Days

Definition of the Day 12-2-14 -- Desperate

DESPERATE, adj.  Single.

DESPONDENT, adj. Married.

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–From Provocations, by Chaz Bufe


The Sad Truth

Some are blinded by the shimmer
Of unauthentic and unrelenting lies.
Some are swarmed by the water
In pools of lingual art within.

They are deemed brainless twats… 76 more words



Despondency surrounds me
With a veil of melancholy
What may I do
What may I ask
To rectify the mistakes
Till eternity
Alas it is an impasse… 11 more words



The detail of the day was on morning. I came on the second lesson and found our workshop almost empty. Stage was very simple – just three draperies. 139 more words