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...