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Cairo Saturday Night Reflections

I am listening to Dresden Dolls and remembering when I thought Amanda Palmer held a lot of promise for the world music, sitting in my old apartment in Macon, GA, tired from first or second year teaching public school, pouring myself a gin with lemon juice, and waiting for my future ex-wife to arrive from home hawking payday loans on car titles.   412 more words


Free dumb?

All they try to do is belong
Are they longing to be?
When you belong
To a group
Or another
Is that when you actually… 118 more words


9 Days for Life: Day 1

I will be sharing the materials provided by the USCCB on the prayers, reflections, and call to action for each day on this blog. If you would like to download the PDF that includes all  9 days you can download it at the… 620 more words



Wings spread, flying free, feelings like currents in the sky,

True loves flight, free from expectation or constraint.

On the ground below, consternated keepers confined, 14 more words

And You

I asked God to show me her face.

Then I saw the Sun, Ocean, leaves, and trees.

Oh. And You.


Hellish heaven...

​I am travelling in 104 or 105 days…I counted weeks…it is 15 weeks…sounds frighteningly near…

I have discovered this week that I do not want to travel to Piazza Armerina by car… 309 more words