Tuesday Intimacy (3)

Head                              Heart Listens to different ideas    - -     Offers options in respect Strength comes in confidence - -  Bolsters strengths and strengthens weakness confident stand principle    - -    Seconds the principles...

Choosing?

Choice, Choosing, Chosen Expression of freedom within in us given To help is a choice is a privilege is an honor given Choices come in flavors Bad and good Wanted or Un But each is our own the form us and mold us they...

Most Corrosive

It eats away fast or It eats away slow It burns all it touches It is an acid and it is a base Many develop this out of the pain of hurt Some cling to it as their just due Meanwhile it is eating even you It tempts one to harbor and...

Tuesday Intimacy

Seeking souls companion Knowing and being known deeply Complementing and completing Not surface nor superficial fleeting Caring and considering thoroughly - - - - - Interest Nearness Trusting Ideal Magnify ...

Scribbles & Bits 52: Striving the ideal

When I've finally gathered the courage, to exceed my comfort to strive beyond, to dirty my hands in effort toward the mountain, Yet on that journey beyond my sight, yet seeming beyond my strength, shines the ideal that calls my...

The day I nearly

Way back when, long time ago, in the late 1960's or early 70's, I and 2 of my brothers plus one of their friends were heading out on a Saturday to a canoe down a local river.  The night before there had been a presentation of Orson Welles' "War of the...

Scribbles & Bits 51: Mark this Day

  Did something happen in this place at this time that was remarkable and you think you just might want to share with others its significance?  Mark this place! Have you come some distance and come through challenges to get to this point?  It...

Context?

Gaining an understanding from being able to ascertain a probable meaning from the surrounding words or circumstances was something that was part of the reading program way back when dinosaurs (such as myself) went to school. For instance:  The...

Challenge accepted

I wonder what the morrow brings I hear wild birds calling I see the sun's rays pointing I want God's guiding hand I pretend the courage until it comes I feel fear in what's not done I touch the sky in another's joy I worry though I know I ought not I...

Scribbles & Bits 50: Ready or Not!

Oh drat not again! I was comfortable with what I thought! Yet as I look at it something doesn't fit! So I can throw the data out and continue as I was, or I can adjust my thinking about  -  -  - If adjust my thinking to...

Scribbles & Bits 49: Reclaim the Day

Okay, for the people of the country called the united States of America this week contains a day that holds special meaning for many.  What does it call to your mind as its celebration approaches?  Does it evoke pictures of fireworks shows with bombs...

Scribbles & Bits 46: Sexy Tuesday at the Zoo (Compiled)

Or "One Night at the Watering Hole"   Cage 1: Octopus   Some would think it strange   The great looking date's embrace   beats octopus range.   Cage 2: Camel   It is a wonder   Be it one or two great humps ...

Scribbles & Bits 48: Guide

  Here I stand at the start of a journey Preparing to put one foot forward While to the left and to the right Piling higher than I can see and yet deeper it builds All that I've done All that I didn't Surmounting my strength ...

Scribbles & Bits 47: Civility?

I have often seen people uncivil by too much civility, and tiresome in their courtesy. - de Montaigne To the entertaining frustration of the masses our world seems to have become characterized by the oxymoron.  As those called civil servants...

Job title: Father

The title Father brings with it many things; pride, love, joy and fear! When vested with the title suddenly there is one who needs your; leadership, time, and care. But what they mostly crave is you giving of yourself. Perfection...

Scribbles & Bits 46: Yearning

The soul's yearning cry misunderstood and ignored cries ever louder! Things, money, events Run, frantic chase it catch it! Caught unsatisfied. Cries in frustration More ever more emptiness More never filling...

Scribbles & Bits 45: Color me Insane

Biv:  "Ecru Roy G" Roy: "Biv Mauve along" Biv: "Indigo deep" Roy: "Red thou treasonous violet!" Biv: "Orange thee green with envy?" Roy:  "A-Ha the wind blue that way did it!" Biv: "Yellow you want!" Roy: "Cyan ara,...

Scribbles & Bits 44: Va-va-voom!

    As vagrant clouds chased across vermillion skies to vanish over tantalizingly distant horizons the lovers twined like vermicelli.   Hearts swelling voluminously to fill the souls lonely vacuum.  No vulgar emotion to mar the moment just pure desire...

Nero would be at home

          Today when what holds the attentions of the citizenry are "food stamps" and "American Idol", the foundations of the precious gifts of freedom, choice and liberty are eroding.  Honey-boo boo is more important than retaining individual...

A Perfect Night

To contemplate the splendor strewn before me In awe I wonder at the immense glory Yet how is it that I should consider it all turns on my desires So small I seem yet shared it decorates complements the wonders That the mystery of...

Scribbles & Bits 43: Home

Oh the hollow longing that no earthly thing can fill!   When gazing at the awesome truth that fills the universe scattered liberally across the skies, my soul aches for the beauty.   Oh the emptiness unfilled desire for the genuine...

Nightbane's Write: Gloaming

Into the misty gloaming mystery and history mingle What darkling awaits in the distance In bright day was familiar Now surpassing strange in eerie miasma changes frissons ripple  the spine As we hie along the way

Scribbles & Bits 41: Oh my dear friend!

Dear Libby,           I fear this letter is so hard to write.  I know you probably don't want to hear this but I feel this must be said.  You have ever been a free spirit, blithe and spontaneous.  You have become involved with an admittedly...