I have an apology to make.
These days people’s apologies are often micro-analyzed, so I will choose my words and intentions carefully.
When Kevin Spacey announced that he was gay during his apology about sexual assault allegations, much of … Continue reading
I go forth
into the field
Is this real?
Hell and brimstone
My hands behind me
Down on my knees
Their leader laughs
at such providence
to encounter me here
He doesn’t … Continue reading
Bigotry is intolerance towards those of different opinions than your own.
Wanting to hurt, punish, and eradicate people who are bigoted, is also bigotry.
I know it seems like the moral high ground. To be intolerant of intolerance. It makes … Continue reading
The stink bugs are assembling. Watching me, waiting. Gathering. Biding their time. Accumulating in odd formations, monitoring me from every angle.
I wonder if they have passed on a legend over the past two years (which probably seems much longer … Continue reading
Don’t you realize?
How amazing every person is?
How everyone you’ve ever met is a rock star?
How each and every person is worthy of your praise and gratitude?
Can’t you see it? It’s so obvious when you look for
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Everything is like muscles.
The more you work it, the more endurance is built. The harder you work it, the stronger it gets.
Working it too much and too hard all at once is counterproductive though.
Letting go and resting … Continue reading
Even though you curse my name
I still forgive you
Even though you’re damaged goods
I know I’m no better than you
No one profits from this feud
You brought the flame
But I won’t douse it with my gasoline… Continue reading