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Getting over the death of a mother

It will be six years on the 27th of December since she died. The first days after her death remain vague to this day. If you have lost or witnessed the death of your mother, you may be able to relate and perhaps find similarities in my experience with your personal experience. 557 more words


Bullet Proof

The glass sees both ways
An invitation to stare
But never sight unseen
Hatred thick like smoke
Solidifying the bond
This overwhelming need
To be better than… 110 more words


Time to tell the full story

Okay, so when I started this blog I spoke of the death of my first true love. For the sake of privacy, let’s call him “Sam”. 907 more words


Adult content~ By candle light

By candle light you silhouette
Haunts me.
Each tender curve
Each delicious bit
Renders me speechless.
I can still taste in my mouth
Feel you tighten around me… 163 more words

Cultivating Discernment in Community: Another Chapter

Today’s post is by Lois A. Lindbloom

This is a season of grieving for me and throughout the college town in which I live.  Jennifer, a beloved campus pastor, died at the age of 47.  863 more words

Contemplative Spirituality

ALS - Beyond the Ice Bucket

Ice is not my thing. In fact, unless it’s in a tall glass or at a safe distance in the photo of a fiord, I try to avoid it. 559 more words


To little to late...

As you lay and sleep
My heart does weep
For all the things
I’ll never have.
He took your heart
And tore it apart
I fear I haven’t the right glue. 54 more words