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Railroad Fragments: The Ballad of the Fastidious Ingrate

There was a time when shadows choked my being

Cold, dark, cloying mists of doom

Greying, ever greyer

Then the clouds condensed

With fear, they stiffen… 695 more words

The Man 2-3

The Man 2-3

2- We created man from a sperm-drop mixture that We may try him; and We made him hearing and seeing.

3- We guided him to the way, be he grateful or be he ungrateful.

Allah

So You Wanna Go Back to Egypt? (Mar 10)

March 10
So You Want to Go Back to Egypt?

Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 37:21-29|Numbers 14:1 – 15:16| Mark 14:53-72| Proverbs 11:4

Today’s Scripture Focus: 445 more words

Undying gratitude

Undying ingratitude
For all I have experienced.
I curse.

Undying gratitude
For everything I have experienced.
I rejoice.

Poetry

A PSA from a Bishop

This is why I stay anonymous. I can post stuff like this and not have it come back to me in a negative way. (Like anyone is gonna read it!!) Forgive me now, and pray for me. 1,084 more words

ARE YOU GRATEFUL?

Last week I was reminded of both the beauty of gratitude as well as the ugliness of ingratitude.

On Monday a full professor at the university where I am an adjunct happened to learn about something I had done for my students that was over and above what would be expected. 585 more words

Those Hands

I saw her, walking down the street, dressed in confidence and grace. She caught my gaze and smiled. There was strength and wisdom in her eyes that exuded a familiar warmth, the reflection of her kind hospitality and gentle but indomitable spirit. 123 more words