Tag: humanity

In Memory

🖤❤️⁠ In memory of Emmitt Till, Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, and too many others.⁠⁠If this poem resonates with you, please post of your compassion and tag me or leave a comment so I can be filled up with your words Or, feel free to…

The Gift of Connection

He was alone, crying in his hospital crib. Carefully manipulating the foreign attachments to his body – one feeding tube and a blood pressure line attached to his ankle, the IV taped and secured to his right arm, I picked him up. I sat…

The Alliance

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” ― Mother Teresa   A collage of my some of my paintings made with photoshop.

White Girl Dancin’

Small town Mississippi visitin’  a friend  stayin’ in a shotgun house tilted on one end Main Street short railroad long light’nin’ bugs flicker with their own torch song Blues man playin’ me ‘an cook staff laughin’  holding’ our bellies at this white girl dancin’…

Speaking out against bigotry

I was never a fan of George W. Bush when he was our U.S. President. In fact, I was very angry with him at the time. Time changes things. Five or so years ago, I saw him and President Clinton speak together at a forum…

I Much Prefer the Elephant

  To think another irrelevant are thoughts from someone arrogant slow in their development lacking in their etiquette don’t let them set a precedent of how others should be treated. I much prefer the elephant obviously more intelligent and not nearly as conceited!  …

Judgment in disguise

If told to cast the first stone do you think that I’d obey? Scar another person just to please the crowd’s melee? Those who dress in daily judgement long in tongue, they criticize and peel the souls of others, while cloaked in self-disguise. Is…

How to show you care

Play a soothing, encouraging song – like this one http://a.tumblr.com/tumblr_lujzi9NIWf1r3mwtio1.mp3   Give a sad smile –   Offer a shoulder to lean on – Reach out and hold a hand – Sit closer  – Listen –   Give a warm hug – Unless we lost…

Backstabbing during a hurricane

In case you haven’t heard, Trump continues to posture and force Mexico to build a wall on the Texas border to “keep Mexican immigrants out” of the U.S Meanwhile, just over the border, Mexico has offered to help get Texas “back on its feet…

Our true history

Paying Homage to the ancient ones. (Click audio and view photos)   I can only imagine their struggles as they fought for survival.   daily word prompt:  Homage