Bounce Back Better

Setbacks are inevitable… to recover is not a passive movement, resiliency is an active affirmation, Absorbing the effects of the injury affects restoring comfort and happiness – surpass survival – thrive. Well-being is not an accident. Engaged is not a coincidence. Harmony is not a lucky chance. Total commitment… exercise the body, adjust the attitude,Continue reading “Bounce Back Better”

Languishing

mandatory social distancing makes for hard times and empty spaces the panaceas do not work the heartaches are not quirks virtually giving direction toughens taking remote direction the alone together approach oxymorons the non-encroach without help the tasks are joyless the days have become aimless thus i flounder and cannot flourish wallow in the solitudeContinue reading “Languishing”

Forgive and Forget

I am asked to forgive those who have offended me This is not easy, when there’s no reparation; and even harder, when there’s no preparation. I am asked to forget what I have forgiven This is possible but difficult to realize. It requires imagination and a penchant to idealize. Truth is not transactional Truth isContinue reading “Forgive and Forget”

Resiliency

To hope against hope To remain calm To embrace change It staggers the imagination What we are faced with:             Global destruction             Political dissention             Social declination             Religious diminution             Physical deterioration Irreparable damage has been done Can we make a difference?             Global restoration             Political renovation             Social reformation             ReligiousContinue reading “Resiliency”

Window of the Soul

To see, I must open my eyes. To be seen, I must open my eyes. The light cleanses by soul –      purifying my imagination,      reconciling my imagination. I have eyes and see the light. Myopia sharpens my focus. Perspicacity hones my focus. My soul becomes aware –      one with attentiveness,      wholeContinue reading “Window of the Soul”