With Mother’s Day nipping at the heels, I thought I’d send out a reminder. Just like you. I have friends. I’ve been making, keeping and losing friends as far back as I can remember. And … I’ll continue to do so in the future. My friends were acquired through various means: parents, mutual friends,… Read More To my children: “I’ll never be your friend.” Love, Mom
So….It’s been about 159 Fridays since I’ve posted one of these and about 77 since I’ve posted at all. BUT …. If you were in hibernation ….. it just doesn’t add up the same way. My last post was in March of 2014 and then …. the shit storm hit. It was one of those… Read More Friday Frenzy: While you were sleeping.
Born into darkness Chaotic DNA The storm She’s my mother My father Faraway No light to follow Just broken glass Creeping Toes tipped The nightmares Get past Tracker disabled To no avail Something It’s pulling The ripcord It failed So utterly true Undeniably stuck The connection Too long Who knows Just dumb luck Then the… Read More Born Into Darkness
Listen…….Anyone who really knows me, knows it’s been a long time since I’ve read a book. A cookbook, checkbook, book of matches…….well……those “books” are about all I’ve been able to handle lately. BUT…….. Sometimes you see something that makes you want to take the time. And….A friend brought this to my attention and I’m happy… Read More Let’s read a good book together.
In honor of Throwback Thursday, I thought I’d throw back a few old posts. How many you ask? 245 As many of you already know, all of my original posts were temporarily removed in order to wipe my blog slate clean for my public declaration regarding my walk with Christ. Temporarily removing my work was… Read More Throwback Thursday? How about Bludgeon Thursday instead?
For years, I refused to accept Jesus Christ because of the preaching I was exposed to. And because of this, I mistakenly thought: “Being a Christian really sucks!” I didn’t want to join that club.That church was to my spiritual growth as weed killer is to a rose bush. I know what you’re thinking. “Why… Read More I thought: “If this is being a Christian, then no thanks.”
I don’t dare – Feel like this will never end All the pain…. All the hurt…. Despite the will to bend I don’t think – Time will ever change That way…. That look…. The cards are all arranged I don’t know – The path that this will take What length… What light…. Will magnify mistakes… Read More I don’t
(No apologies for length. I haven’t written this effortlessly in a long time. I’m enjoying the flow. “No sorry for you!”) ANYWAY…..I hope everyone’s recovered from my post the other day. I heard 911 calls went up about 45%. Sorry for the shock.! I know. I know. I deviated from the norm on this blog,… Read More It’s not you. It’s me.
WARNING: Wordy. BUT….It’s been a long time, so don’t you owe me? Yep. I’m talking about this barren blog. For those of you who still pay attention on here, you’ll see that everything is gone. You can laugh uncomfortably, but don’t cry. Things have been crazy busy, but mostly in my head. Though that isn’t… Read More My blog is born again and I’m gonna “walk the walk”.