Tag Archives: Love

DAD, I’M GLAD

Dad, I’m so glad your strong self and presence and love I once had. But then, I was grown. . . Time to go out on my own, a time of challenge enough, when, as I would not have thought, … Continue reading

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HERE’S A HAND

Here’s a hand I hold to you. . . if you pick it up, I hold your hand, and you, mine, too. The fingers either clasping palms or interlaced, and then, eventually, released. . . but warmth and finger pulse … Continue reading

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LIFE GOES ON– WITH A MIND OF ITS OWN

Life goes on with a mind of its own but it doesn’t always tell you what it’s thinking. Unless you listen. And look and smell and taste and feel. You might miss much (or not) by blinking. For, even with … Continue reading

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BITTEN AND UNCANNILY INTELLIGENT

Bitten, spanked, and twisted arm, sliced down the the throat, wisdom yanked, and chilled in deeper, deepest places that should have stayed secure and vital, toasty warm. Belittled, quashed by rank pulled rank, defeated, so many battles of will, creepy … Continue reading

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THE STRENGTH

The strength is there. You’ve no idea where it lives in you, but when it comes out, of its often hidden presence, you get so happily and undeniably aware. Where comes it from? Well, you can worry on this query, … Continue reading

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GOD, PEACE!

God, peace!. . . Please, give me peace! The voices, the choices, the one who belittles, the Benzes, pliés, Rolls Royces. . . The people, the cries, and the chimes from the steeple, blown away the wrong way in the … Continue reading

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TO WAIT

To wait upon is not the same as, in the grander scheme, to serve. But, to serve anyone or anything, one must have power to wait. To change your rhythm, or perhaps sometimes, stop in your tracks, no matter how … Continue reading

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