Tag: struggles

Step Away from the Ledge

What are you doing way up there? Are you trying to branch out? Expand your horizons? Or deaden them? How many ladders do you need? Are two not enough? Really, you don’t need ladders. Get down off that ledge. It won’t solve anything and,…

A Quilted Journey

In every fabric of my soul where fibers weave and thread where stitching seems quite flawless there are stains from when I bled   Ah, but isn’t it quite marvelous to know this quilt ┬áhas tracked all my strains and struggles yet I still…

Note to Self

Sometimes, when your hands are tied with knots you can’t undo, your only choice is to wait patiently. Sometimes, you may be able to loosen those ties that bind and make a choice. Think through the difficult choices and make the decision with certain…

Be proud of where you are

Labor day is soon approaching and daily prompt’s word of the day is “Dignify.” I thought I’d kill two STONES with one BIRD.┬áSee you “at the top.”      

Pictures that don’t match up

I look in my duffle bag and see the sparring gloves Colonel Posey lent to me yesterday He had looked tired to me, like a man defeated from grief but who was still trying to stand up straight. His hair was Graying, and his…