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On victimhood

In this country where everything has to be psychologized, and also used by sociologists, we don’t talk about oppression as a political reality.  Instead we talk about people being…

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Broken Answers

Our answers are all fallen souls. Violence
and pain ensure no change but death
New screams blossom in ignorance: we taste
the nuclear rain, the grit of lies between… 16 more words


"To you, therefore, most merciful Father" - (Somewhat) Theological Observations About the Canon of the Mass, Part 1



Until the current form of the Mass was officially promulgated in late 1969, Catholics of the Roman rite would have only known one Eucharistic Prayer. 1,708 more words


Becoming Whole: Chapter 7

Cara had quickly excused herself, almost to the point of being rude when he’d mentioned that his father was the local sheriff.  What if Mark had filled out a missing person’s report and it landed on his fathers desk.   957 more words


3-Year-Old Dies After Shooting Himself In The Head

HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old Houston-area boy has died after accidentally shooting himself in the head while at home.

Harris County constables say the accident happened Friday afternoon while the child was in the house with his mother. 43 more words


No one.

No one is who I have. I have no family. I have no one to talk to I have no one who wants to hug me I have no one who wants to hold me. 1,481 more words


neither victim nor survivor.

I think ‘victim’ is such an ugly word. It has a negative connotation to it. It represents the weak and the wounded – the ones that don’t have the strength to heal. 359 more words