For the Unknown Self So much of what delights and troubles you Happens on a surface You take for ground. Your mind thinks your life alone, Your eyes consider air your nearest neighbor, Yet it seems that a little below your heart There houses in you an unknown self Who prefers the patterns of the … More

Your Wild & Precious Life

  Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?                                                                                               – Mary Oliver  

Solidarity!

“It is in the shelter of each other that people live.” (Anonymous) “It matters not that someone is born, but what they grow to be.” (Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter. Author: J.K. Rowling) I’ve been absent for a while as I’ve been on what I described to a friend as an existential walkabout on the road … More Solidarity!

The Land of Plenty

The Land of Plenty  Don’t really have the courage To stand where I must stand. Don’t really have the temperament To lend a helping hand.   Don’t really know who sent me To raise my voice and say: May the lights in The Land of Plenty Shine on the truth some day.   I don’t … More The Land of Plenty