The things I see

The sun beating down brightly, as I am focused on the task at hand. Earbuds blasting from the playlist. The hum of the mower’s engine is evident through my body. And yet I remain aware of my surroundings. Yesterday I was working and an unusually large and overgrown lawn when I sensed something. I turned, and there sheContinue reading “The things I see”

Mystery Blogger Award

Alas, I have been nominated for the Mystery Blogger Award. I will thank Emerging From The Dark Night for this. I would also like to thank the creator of the award, Okoto Enigma’s Blog Rules Place award logo in post-I found one in Google images not sure if it’s original Name and link to creator of the award Thank andContinue reading “Mystery Blogger Award”

What am I afraid of?

To be honest with you, I can’t put my finger on it. I’m fairly level headed, open-minded I am committed to improving myself. I still can’t shake the idea that I’ll be found to be unappealing, odd what have you. I am petrified at the thought of putting myself out there and opening myself up for disappointment and ridicule. IContinue reading “What am I afraid of?”

Hold On

And by Hold On I mean Let Go!, well loosen your grip just a little. Life sends us little messages in the form of how we feel or what we anticipate we’ll experience. If my experience is any indication, the more my ego is involved in the results, or if I have expectations about the desiredContinue reading “Hold On”

Catalyst

Defined Noun A. (chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without itself being affected B. something that causes an important event to happen For purposes of this ramble, I am referring to definition B. I am reflecting on a particular event or series of circumstances that left me without any certainty. I found myselfContinue reading “Catalyst”

Preoccupied

I wouldn’t mind having a conversation with this innocent fellow. Have you ever been stricken with a sudden drastic change in appearance? One where you just want to avoid seeing or especially talking to people.  I had that happen to me last night. Eating my late night huge bowl of cereal. When I realize myContinue reading “Preoccupied”

Sensitivity

This composition was inspired by a post on Sacred Touches  https://sacredtouches.com/2017/06/13/when-inward-tenderness/ When our natural sensitivity, coupled with silence and awareness. A deep sorrow is revealed. I summon the courage, strength and mercy from the infinite to face this otherwise unbearable pain. Just as in the quantum realm the activity, behavior, and result is altered by observation. I have discoveredContinue reading “Sensitivity”

Liebster Award

I have been nominated for the Liebster Award. yay! Thank you PurposeDrivenLife for the nomination The rules of this award: 1. Acknowledge the blog who nominated you and display the award. 2. Answer the 11 questions the blogger gives you. 3. Give 11 random facts about yourself. 4. Nominate 11 blogs. 5. Notify those blogs of theContinue reading “Liebster Award”

Perseverence

On we go to the next in my series. Sound principles to live by. At this point, I’ll recap from where I’ve delved in this honorable endeavor. Surrender, Honesty,  Hope- Great, so Now What? , Faith, Courage, Integrity- How does that lead to Integrity? , Willingness , Humility- Right Sized , Brotherly Love- Love , Justice and now Perseverance. This is the result of working Step 10 Continued to take personalContinue reading “Perseverence”

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