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Otherwordly longings

I have a new hobby, and it’s a manly hobby – and I intend this statement in the most chauvanistic, culturally defined, in the way that stereotypes and idealizes a certain kind of masculinity, a way that is most unforgiving to many other sorry but special individuals who just don’t fit the mould. 1,746 more words


Haiku - Home & leaves

Time to say adieu

the soul leaves the mortal home

heavens open gate.

In response to Ronovan  writes weekly Haiku challenge #116 : Home & leaves… 9 more words


Spilled Oatmeal, Golf Carts, and Prayer

“Jesus. Help us. Thank you for our food. Amen.”

This is the prayer of my two-year old every meal time. One day she just wanted to pray and from the variety of prayers she hears me pray during the day, this is what she came up with (the other day she prayed it over one of her friends while they were going to bed during a mommy pretend time. 2,052 more words


28 September - William Blake's 'Jacob's Ladder'

William Blake’s (1757-1827) watercolour of Jacob’s Ladder is one of about eighty watercolours which Blake made between about 1800 and 1806 for his loyal patron, the civil servant Thomas Butts (more of Blake’s works for Butts follow in tomorrow and Friday). 245 more words

Daily Reflections

LOVE song

She says, ‘You make my heart sing’

‘And what does it sing?’ he asks

Without hesitation, she replies

as there is a heartfelt burst of emotion… 31 more words


My Dorothy Has Gone Home...

…and I already miss her immensely.

It seems it’s often in moments of loss that we remember or recognize the abundance in our days.

She loved me for no reason I believe. 181 more words

When I Die..

The other day I overheard a conversation between a Christian and a moralist – it was a conversation centered around what happened when (or after) we died. 920 more words