She slouches her shoulders unconsciously protecting her heart but it only creates an aching knot near her scapula. She knows it’s futile that there is no protection out here with waves crashing all about. Just the slow grind of pain chasing pleasure. She sees that she must swim into the only safe place, […]
The mind says “Wait, wait, just a little longer until the days lengthen. Then the world will be brighter.” The Beloved answers, “Now, now, this moment stretches to eternity. Close your eyes and bask in My sunshine. “Your inner tulips already blossom. Your hyacinths and daffodils burst with joy. Whenever you wait for […]
I trek through a forest of dead imagery Clutch great oaks that wither to dust Search for answers in pools of my tears To one day breathlessly Meet the One who guides me to The Land of Eternal Radiance Where the squawking crows quiet The thunderous pulse slows Imperatives dissolve into mist As my being […]
Although the road is never ending take a step and keep walking, do not look fearfully into the distance… On this path let the heart be your guide for the body is hesitant and full of fear.—Rumi Panorama: Ojo Caliente, NM
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“All your pain, worry, sorrow will someday apologize and confirm they were a great lie.”—Hafiz Recently, I nearly drowned in gloom. I had an allergic reaction that sapped my strength and sent me to the couch to nurse a pained stomach for days. I had no strength, no desire to work or communicate with the […]
I grew up in a family that worshipped the great spirit alcohol. And I did my best to devote myself to its essence. I drank cases of Coors in high school and gallons of margaritas in college. Then I embarked on a promising gin-and-tonic practice, enhanced with cocaine use. My calling was cut short, when […]