Past, Present and Future Imperfect

         Long in the dim dark past it came to man [and woman] a vision of how it should be.  Now this vision should be, could be and would be perfect.  Only one small fly in this ointment or is that two?  No man nor woman yet concieved was perfect...

Sounds

A ragged jangling cross purpose, no one listens A Cacophony Thoughtfully agree Add depth, color and concord In sweet Harmony Blending with others Many sounds in one purpose Makes great Symphony    ...

Scribbles & Bits 40: Something I rarely do - biography

Okay Pastor Mike; of the genre listed the one I do the least is write in the first person biographical.  So here I offer a story from my ancient history (according to my son when dinosaurs roamed the earth).           As a girl growing up, I...

The Secular Church Environmentalist

As we all know that every good church needs a statement of purpose and faith.  The Christians have the Nicene Creed that most subscribe to whether the C of catholic is capitalized or not.  I came across this and thought I'd pass it along as a...

Scribbles & Bits 39: The Flying Fickle Finger of Fate?

            As the world spins it seems centrifugal forces incline the inhabitants to fisticuffs as proper response to the flippant references to preferred foot fetishes.  Oh Fiddlesticks!  We accommodate many things but why must we lose a sense of...

Sexy Tuesday: Alliterated Alphabetically

Abandoned angel so Beauteously bountiful. Capricious cupid in Deftly daring deeds. Excitedly erotic is a Flirtatious fairy. Gazebo gamboling with Heartfelt hope. Inciting idealistically Joyous junkets. Kittenish...

Scribbles & Bits 38: F words and G words

One Old: F's for Fury Furtive, flatulent factionalists foment frenzy among the feminist and the flabby-minded. Like Formica sanquinea have flummoxed and frustrated freedom's fortunes.  Application to fortitude is fraught with frequent fainting...

Scribbles & Bits 37: Wither Away

Wherefore shall the heathen say, Where is now their God? But our God is in heaven: he doeth whatsoever he will. Their idols are silver and gold, even the work of men’s hands. They have a mouth, and speak not: they have eyes, and see not. ...

Who do you look to?

Who do you admire? Who do you study? Look to emulate? Wish you were? Once they were the achievers. Once they were the leaders. Now those are scorned. Media now is filled and people hang on every word of those who...

Scribbles & Bits 35: Control???

Why is it when faced with the choice to go for something we hesitate?  Go ahead "cast your lot".   Leave the outcome to the control of another and "take a chance".  Man has ever held back.  The desire to direct our every step to see our desired...

Scribbles & Bits 34: Last Word?

What makes a last word famous? Is it the accuracy? or Is it the comedy of hubris? Many of us have uttered what we hoped were the last word. Only in short order to have a turn of events make hash out of our latest pronouncements! ...

On one hand but then the other?

On one hand you say, And I agree to lump all of any group as comic, stupid, lazy or evil and bad Is an evil this poor world could well do without Yet turn around! Listen to yourself! In your efforts to appear ...

Wondering Who

As I walk, there I spy, such a thing and others too, Who shall fix it? Call them and they'll do it! We stand and dither paralyzed and fearful. Why is this? It is bigger than I know,  It is their responsibility! They...

Scribbles & Bits 33: Creativity

Creativity, An activity where man strives to emulate his Creator? Or as someone has said "I've created nothing just rearranged what is already created in a new way" Creativity in man is the ability to see things in previously unexplored...

Okay choose your vowel!

I know "picky, picky, picky"! But it has its hazards your choices are A, E, I, O, U and Y. The consonants you are working with are TH_N. Choose the Y and it is a brand of condoms! Say U and you travel to Switzerland to visit...

Sexy Tuesday: As life goes on

We all know that famous riddle on the ages of man, it came to my mind that Sexy goes through a similar set of stages! So in haiku here they are. Stage 1: Tentative touchings Trembling excitement explore Awakening desires! Stage 2: ...

Scribbles & Bits 32: March Dance

The day of the big dance Cinderella anxiously prepared herself Into the bracket she floats, buster! The measured Dance time 6/4 She's now sweet sixteen Among the elite dancing at eight and finally dancing four At last is...

NB's Write: Comms

Here we are flying along each of us fairly proficient in our craft! Something untoward occurs within our flight! We call out to our fellow flyers for advise and direction Each with best of intent answers from their knowledge and...

Behind the Walls

Why, what, how come? Out of pain We lash out! Out of pain We withdraw! Out of pain We shout! Out of pain We cry! Yet when we lash out Need not at pains cause! Yet when we withdraw A solace might miss! ...

Scribbles & Bits 31: Isn't It Ironic?

When growing up the child chafes and quarrels with parental guidance! All the time resting in the protection and love provided Never seeing the worry and struggle the grown-ups endure to provide the shelter for their offspring! ...

Scribbles & Bits 30: Acknowledging Friends

One of our number coined the term "Thriends" This was to signify all those here who have come to mean many things to each of us! Thoughts + Friends - oughtsf = Thriends There are those who open new things to me There are those who make...

Sexy Tuesday: Winter Wolves

  In icy loneliness We cry longing to the spheres We sing our longing And cry out our fears!                                 Desire drives us on To Seeking, Hunting,...

Scribbles & Bits 28: Ooops!

Could it be a case of be careful of what you ask for?  It just might be that!  We all have on occasion been backed into a corner where the only options violate all you deem right and good.  It is then that some cede the point and experience what can...

Why did the English language -

Lump into one all encompassing word Somethings so intricate, complex and bewildering As the many faces that we call love There is the selfless love that requests no return The Greeks gave it a name all its own Agapo There is the...

Scribbles & Bits 27: Ants are at it again!

The ant community gathered and surveyed the recently rubberized scenery.  They analyzed and discussed the resultant conundrum.   It seems the great and wise tunafish had in its magnainimous wisdom decreed that none should be harmed when leaping and...