I for one can admit that I am not. I would, however, like to be free to disagree and to offer an alternative idea, one perhaps that is ancient. Truth doesn’t change, no matter how it is ridiculed as hateful or simplistic. I am flawed and prone to mistakes, how else am I to learn?Continue reading “Are you so certain?”
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In Mr. Wayfarer’s dwelling unit.
A challenge from an admired author and one I consider an instructor in my endeavor to be better https://fitfulfearfulphantasmal.wordpress.com/2018/07/24/in-mr-habtes-apartment-also-see-the-writers-challenge-after-this-story/ with your permission I’ve adopted your format In Mr. Wayfarer’s dwelling unit list of refuse found in Mr. Wayfarer’s trash 1. antiquated notions of self doubt and anxiety about how he’s perceived 2. insistence that heContinue reading “In Mr. Wayfarer’s dwelling unit.”
Great, so now what?
I have acknowledged my error in perception, forgiven the “perpetrator”, asked forgiveness and expressed an interest in making up for the infraction. My question is now what? Well for starters, I can return to what is. That which is available right now always has been and always will be. I have to admit though itContinue reading “Great, so now what?”
ap·pro·pri·ate adjective Suitable or proper in the circumstances verb Take (something) for one’s own Devote (money or asset) to a special purpose Appropriate some time, if you please, to consider if you think it appropriate, for our “representatives’ to appropriate our earnings and the earnings of future generations to their perception of what isContinue reading “Appropriate”
It is possible!
However hard it may be to fathom, one thing I must do above all else is to wholeheartedly accept what is. Eliminating or changing unhealthy ideas, behaviors or situations from my life are other options, but. I must accept that things are exactly the way they are supposed to be at this moment. As soon as IContinue reading “It is possible!”
It’s a Miracle
Have you ever considered how our eyes work? I have been. Light reflected from whatever we are looking at enters, to be interpreted and categorized that ultimately elicits a response within. This post relates closely to the previous Aprehensive I am in awe and embrace the wonder and mystery of what I consume through my eyes. WhatContinue reading “It’s a Miracle”
That is the curse inherited by every member of Adam’s tragic race.
I am reflecting on receiving my 19-year medallion this past Saturday’s monthly sobriety recognition and speaker meeting. Ther was an Al-Anon speaker and an AA speaker. It very enlightening to hear the perspective of the emotions of the loved ones of addicts and alcoholics. The AA speaker was very good as well. I am struck recently that,Continue reading “XIX”
frail·ty ˈfrā(ə)ltē noun the condition of being weak and delicate. “the increasing frailty of old age” weakness in character or morals. plural noun: frailties “all drama begins with human frailty” I have all my needs provided for or acquired. I find myself craving more. As the result of paying close attention to my desires and potentialContinue reading “My Frailty”
I have no use for it.
As I feel the pain, anguish, and despair. I remain silent in solitude. “But before we come to that which is unspeakable and unthinkable, the spirit hovers on the frontiers of language, wondering whether or not to stay on its own side of the border, in order to have something to bring back to otherContinue reading “I have no use for it.”