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Don't Be Idle, Get to Work

Today’s reading is 2 Thessalonians 3.

Idleness; it isn’t a new problem. Even in the first century, Paul had to teach Christians to get to work. 227 more words


Source of the cage

To midnight its a passing day
or a morning into another
and at noon it happens again
passing from one to the other
the day to night… 21 more words

"Poetic Cultivation"


There is a silence where hath been no sound,
There is a silence where no sound may be,
In the cold grave—under the deep deep sea, 90 more words


8 things I do when i have literally nothing to do at home

You know, those lazing around moments that everyone has? Yup, everyone has them. Since I’ve been lazing around at home for the past few weeks or so, here’s the top 8 things I do everyday when I actually have nothing to do at home: 348 more words


Work has broken my body clock

Work pays the bills so it must happen, but the current schedule is taking its toll.

However, in those early morning hours when I should be at the keyboard tapping away, I’m either asleep or lounging on the sofa – both mental and physically idle. 41 more words


Week 102: Juana de Ibarbourou

“I know my hands may never calm down.

The ghosts around me will be dim, juiceless, but my hands

will scratch like moles.”   – Juana de Ibarbourou, “Life Hook” (translated from Spanish) 10 more words



Idyllic – peaceful, picturesque, charming, enjoyable
Idle – not working, inactive, unemployed, lazy

Two words that don’t have much in common. They might even oppose one another. 103 more words