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In Defense of a Closet-Faith

I dare say that as we go through the 42 month storm, the Great Commission is going to grow increasingly more difficult to perform, and by the end of the storm it may in many respects even become impossible, which would mean the end could then come! 1,203 more words

Storm

A Dangerous Shrug ...

Roger Cohen has been a writer for the New York Times since 1990.  This morning, an OpEd he wrote titled Truth, Lies and Numbness caught my eye and I would like to share parts of it with you today, for it makes an important statement. 901 more words

Political Commentary

This Umber`World

The world
some say
goes grayer
by the day
I must say
more umber

The brown
of hills
once green
now so dry
once trees… 54 more words

Poetry

is there something called being desensitized to adversity?

So much is going on, and a lot of these are going in a direction that I wish they did not. Under different conditions, even upon one such event, I would be pulling my hair and stomping my feet. 284 more words

Blog

Practice makes Tolerable

Desensitization is a technique used in Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to blunt the effect of a provocative stimulus.   622 more words

Psychology

In the Kill Room

In the Kill Room

We’re all cheering for Dexter to kill.
We all pray he’ll pursue with a will
His unusual mission.
And we feel no contrition: 11 more words

For the fear of spiders - what was I doing?!

Was this a form of procrastination, or a form of desensitisation for the fear of spiders, when I read an article on deadly spiders in the middle of the night? 339 more words

Themes Need To Continue