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”

Poured Out

The Cup is filled holding the poured out uniquely the same   The Cup overflows overwhelming the poured out capacity exceeded   The Cup is drunk one with poured out thirst satisfied   The Cup is shared enjoined by the poured out never forget   The Cup is empty unbroken by the poured out itContinue reading “Poured Out”