Truth spoken without love and wisdom can cause deep wounds.
It’s raining and the hearts in my home are a mess of raw emotions– mostly anger. A contentious woman is like a continual dripping, Solomon said, and I’m sure he was right, but this morning in this house it’s all contention and the dripping outside wears away at us all. Within minutes of “Good morning,” […]
They are doing work on the road right down the street from us, and I think the noise just woke Squeezy up from her nap about an hour ahead of schedule. I share this so that if this is the shortest blog post known to man, you’ll know why. Sometimes she just randomly starts crying […]
In a bit of nerdy poetic joyfulness, I have recently begun playing along with the folks at Tweetspeak Poetry. Every so often we all get together and build poems based on the tweets before our own; and then Glynn compiles them all and turns them from something jumbled and chaotic to real poetry. That’s how […]
The words are a jumble in my head, piling on top of each other, stringing themselves into phrases, sentences. Struck by the sight and sound of them, I sit with keyboard or pen and bid them to come forward and shine. But like an exuberant child becomes shy when set before a crowd and told […]