Just a Little Patience

I remember those carefree moments of summer where I would stroll down to my neighbor’s home who had everything we didn’t. Cable, drawers overflowing with sugary snacks and unlimited bootlegged movies. MTV was usually on when we weren’t watching another … Continue reading

Not a Stranger in the Eyes of the Maker

Not a Stranger in the Eyes of the Maker

I don’t know about you, but I’m searching for the potential innovation…I’m ready for the switchover with all my heart, with all I have inside of me. I’m hell bent on heaven at any cost right about now, how ‘bout … Continue reading

Salt of the Earth

Salt of the Earth

Restrictions do something to your mind. They can convince you that you deserve to be in this underprivileged place in life. A little reminder that these beholden faces provide me with everything needed to think otherwise. Every second I dive … Continue reading

Letting Go

Letting Go

These crimson drops, a momento of yet another transitional flash in this life cycle, have speckled this verdant swath like the first hearten strokes on canvas. The Maker already knows the final image, but His beloved children wait to see … Continue reading

Weekend Stuff

Weekend Stuff

I don’t know if people realize how much strength it takes to pull yourself out of a place you’ve been stuck in. The process is an uncomfortable commitment especially when deliberate traps were set to keep you secluded, invalidated and … Continue reading

Honoring, Flattering and Loving Yourself

Honoring, Flattering and Loving Yourself

As many in their elected and some in their preordained seats continue to suffer from imposture syndrome these days, I find refuge in the wild. She blows me away every time. It’s her majesty again, Queen Anne’s Lace is omnipresent … Continue reading

The Soul’s High Adventure

The Soul’s High Adventure

Friendship and devotion conquer all in this charming camp as children of all shapes, shades and ages converge with one goal in mind: as much fun as possible under the prime sunlit summer skies. Other objectives: strive to spend time … Continue reading

Heads Up

Heads Up

There’s a lot of beauty up there and some of it can’t been seen but our ancestors are routing for us. “Be still,” they say. “Watch and listen. You are the result of the love of thousands.” -Linda Hogan We … Continue reading

A Beguiling Sky

A Beguiling Sky

A Beguiling Sky We plonked ourselves on the grass from behind the linked fence to watch limber and sun kissed limbs in motion under this beguiling sky. Streaming rays dousing us with relenting candor deep into our cells not long … Continue reading

Ready to Take On Life

Ready to Take On Life

I left this little guy on the deck a little longer than I should have to soak up the rays before its winter spot indoors. Needless to say, its veiny leaves mislaid, every one of them. The bare look wasn’t … Continue reading