My Friend

I gazed at the great blue sky, watching the clouds go by. I wondered who or what sentient beings live in the vast unknown. “Hello my friend,” I said. Mesmerized by the depth of the sky, I held my gaze. In a while, I could sense a piercing "pair of eyes" staring back at me. … Continue reading My Friend

Succumb

As the pressures of life grind harder and harder and freedom glides across the sky toward the setting sun, yield not to the oppressive heat of the day; take heart in the promisee of tomorrow, succumbing not to the grind pressers that feed on the weakened prey. via Daily Prompt: Succumb          … Continue reading Succumb

Days Come, Days Go

The days come and the days go.  Many times I feel like I am simply going through the motions.  But then I go to sleep and have the most profound dreams; I awake knowing that my life here is not only about the here and now, but encompasses all that has gone before.  I intuitively … Continue reading Days Come, Days Go

Embrace the Self

The hours seem to dwindle with each passing day.  Sixteen hours now seem like fourteen or even twelve.  Insufficient time to do what has to be done in a day.  We steadily work at what's at hand; we focus to get it done; then move on to the next thing.  One by one we get through the … Continue reading Embrace the Self