Tag Archives: Honor

THE BLUES OF BEEPS AND BELLS

Beeps and bells, beeps and bells. . . They sound and ring, unforgiving, saying, “You’ve no more time to do this thing!” Against yourself it is a crime to saunter past the limit line, and fail to heed the plaintiff … Continue reading

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THE DEVIL CANNOT BUY YOUR SOUL

The devil cannot buy your soul. It’s only you can sell it. And if you do, don’t then dare lie– at least, don’t lie to you— your story’s writ it’s best you own it, don’t condone it– scrape any honor … Continue reading

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ATTEND TO THOSE YOU LOVE

Be sure to attend to those you love. . . Check carefully for signs of vibrant life– a nose that crinkles, lips curled in smiles, and the twinkles in their eye, for, when they deeply love you too, all too … Continue reading

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THE NOW. WOW.

The now. Wow. Treat it like this is the only time you’ll ever see it. Love it, use it, for in a millisecond you are bound to lose it, But it’s the only moment you can ever have, so pay … Continue reading

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THE SUN COMES UP ANEW

When sun comes up and stubborn sleeps you rub out from your eyes, and then, you stretch, your back you scratch. . . and, after a few early breaths, you sigh some long and waking sighs, and make a plan … Continue reading

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DON’T PUT THEM ON A PEDESTAL

Don’t put them on a pedestal– for when they fall, it will not spell, for them, downfall, but it may still, by you, be felt as your personal disaster. And while they may have a gift or two that you … Continue reading

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LOVING AND HONORING ALL OF US, ALL OUR DAYS

Holding with honor in my thoughts and love in my heart all those who achieve a ripe, old age, such as 91, a number that a couple of people in my life have now achieved. And also holding with honor … Continue reading

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