Tags » Non-violence

The Value of Letting Go

There is a difference between “JUST GET OVER IT!” and letting it go. It’s weird but one is a problem and the other is a strategy. 675 more words

Anger and fury

Anger controls
Controls thoughts
Deeds, words
Sets on fire

Anger closes eyes
Sees things
In blindly rage
That are not there

In Anger – house in flames… 98 more words

Love

Quote of the day (25-Mar-2020

When humanity is compromised, mankind is affected adversely. We compromised humanity for the sake of our tongue. We compromised humanity for the sake of our skin. 70 more words

Pearls Of Wisdom

I am hopeful that what I am seeing is a good response

I wrote the following in response to a friends utter despair over the lack of concern for the plight of Syrian refugees before this Covid19 shook the world. 479 more words

Social Justice

Historically, America led the world in establishing a society with democratic values such as equal opportunity and protection from discrimination. Today, however, our country is among the most extreme examples of industrialized nations that have a widening gap between the wealthy and the rest of its citizenry — the working poor, the struggling middle class, and those who increasingly cannot make ends meet. 416 more words

That Never Ends

The times that try
the flames that lap
incantations
Lucifer’s map
Heaps of dead wood
lay all around
when that spark hits
the flames will bound… 127 more words

Poetry

Dealing with Jerks and Haters

(Homily for February 23, 2020, the seventh Sunday in ordinary time. Today’s readings were Leviticus 19: 17-18, Psalm 103, 1 Corinthians 3:16-23 and Matthew 5:38-48.) 1,498 more words