Category Thoughts about change

Ever Deeper

~~~~~ What do we tell ourselves Late at night, Moments from sleep? What do we hope for At first light? Sun’s return Births our new day. Do we live Our days asleep, Our nights awake? Questions I struggle to answer Huddled before, around Flickering blue fires, Our idols. We pray they guard us As they […]

From Time to Time

~~~~~ Some tell me that we cannot understand time Which puzzles me because we live within it I never question time, and feel quite sublime Time, from time to time, keeps us feeling fit ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength,  Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment ~~~~~ Please, leave a comment and let me […]

Scattered

~~~~~ Scattered thoughts drop, skittering ‘round my fevered brain, Uncertain, eager, undecided, driven, unknown, alone. So many paths, all taken more than once, divided and diverted. I seem only able understand that which I do not understand. Scattered nature, random, happenstance, unrealized patterns; Rain falling, misting, sprinkling, driving, no cause but gravity, Engenders life in […]

May Be

~~~~~ The plaintive cry of the wounded hart, A tender maiden’s soon broken heart, From the first wound of Cupid’s dart, May be the end; that’s where it starts. ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength,  Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment ~~~~~ Please, leave a comment and let me know what you think. See […]

Dressed in Motley Camouflage

~~~~~ Dressed in motley camouflage, balanced on a cusp of time, where we may tip one way or the other. Fall back to fight our dirty wars, or create a new world sublime, where all live in peace together. No, conflict will not end when we put away our fatal toys; we’ll argue, contest in […]

The Same Advice

~~~~~ The time is now, or so they say, It’s time for us to seize the day. Carpe diem is urged on humans. What happened to the Romans? Outcome ended less than nice, When they took the same advice. ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength,  Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment ~~~~~ Please, leave […]

Conflicted

~~~~~ Hurry up and take your time Simple leisure is now a crime Work until your fingers bleed We will give you all you need Don’t get lazy, don’t get caught Do simply the things you ought Sipping deeply your empty cup To take your time and hurry up ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is […]