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this is the word you want to be


There’s a word you’re listening for; listening for with all of your heart. The doctor might give you ten thousand words, but no other stands out like this one; none gives you such clarity and relief. 442 more words


If I Stand

There are a lot of songs that I love and that mean something to me but none have meant more to me in this year of emotional turmoil than Rich Mullins’s If I Stand. 338 more words


Old man poet is sleeping benignly
Under his jasmines smelling stars .

Thank stars he is sleeping benignly.
He is fine by a pathologists report. 39 more words



Pain has a sobering quality about it. It rips you from fantasy and grounds you in the present moment. You have no other option but to abandon your fears and distractions and to focus on the somatic. 318 more words

Breast Cancer


The date 23rd July 2016 marks the 2nd anniversary of having surgery to remove a brain tumour. While an anniversary usually celebrates a happy occasion, this is  something worth celebrating as I have had no further growth.  129 more words

Brain Tumour

Two Faces

Yes, I have two faces.

The Good and the Evil.

The benign loves you unconditionally.

The vile sets up plots and plans to make you mine.