Roots (storyteller)

“Are you a teller?” “Do you mean a confessor?” “No. I mean a teller. A teller of stories?” It seems fitting one should stop here and think, am I? Are we?  Someone once encouraged me to be a writer. She was a shield from the world. I hid behind her in fear.  ********************************** Eyes pierceContinue reading “Roots (storyteller)”

Roots (endless conversations)

“Bet you dont know?” smirks a friend. “No, i dont.”  A splendid confession I was proud to concede as honesty has always been a good friend.  The problem was doubt sunk in.  “What should i know?” “I dont know.”  A pause ensues and confusion from both parties.  Together we pondered “What is there to know?”Continue reading “Roots (endless conversations)”

Save your life before someone takes it

In fear and trembling, destiny’s road perishes. With courage, horizons come to light. Buddhism makes sense if life was as easy as smiling at the future. I strive for a personal peace (which i mostly acquired) making sense of “adult” ideas and ideals, finding myself buried under people’s wants and wishes. The partnership of thoseContinue reading “Save your life before someone takes it”

Senseless

misty words confuse but as days pass new meaning emerges some speak wisdom give direction lighten paths indistinct it is senseless to ask “why” when you believe in “where, when and how” The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge in excess caused man to fall: but inContinue reading “Senseless”

time ago

Hamlet. He asked “to be or not to be”. Inspiration for countless others. Tragic that role model. Hero? And then Thursday rolled in storm clouds boiling over. There have been two suicides in my family. Both impacted me deeply. Too deeply. Then Thursday rolled in and the rain started falling. The lighting and thunder wereContinue reading “time ago”