There we were. Sitting in that damn hospital all day, everyday. Waiting. Waiting for Mommy to wake up. Waiting. Waiting. My niece felt it would be a good time to ask me questions about her mom. I sat there asking myself why this child needed someone else to confirm her relationship or the lack thereContinue reading “Loyalty”
Know what you need to know about me. I have lied. I have been lied on–learned early that lies hurt. I have stolen; not because I had to but because I wanted to know I would not be caught. Did it twice to make sure. Took it back–put it back. I have cheated. I haveContinue reading “I have lied, cheated, stole, and killed”
mean I have nothing to say. It means I do not feel you are ready to feel my thoughts. I am selfish, yes.
A homeless man laid on the ground against a gray concrete building in the City. It was 37 degrees this morning. He was sleeping, suddenly his body jerked hard wakening him violently. He sat up and started yelling, “Get away from me.” “Get away from me.” As the passersby moved to the far end ofContinue reading “Good Friday in Manhattan”
Have you every fallen, and the impact not hurt? Nope; me either. Some falls hurt less than others. Sometimes we can break the fall, Sometimes we brace ourselves for the fall. Sometimes we can roll on the impact…it still hurts. Some falls will have you laying in the rocks unable to move for a momentContinue reading “The fall”
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I BELIEVE something wonderful is about to happen! Safari for the Soul Jan Boal
After my dentist looked at my x-rays he began to tell me what his plan of action is to fix the problem. I said, “I appreciate all that you are going to do; however, do not put anything in my mouth that is going to affect my oral skills.”