Hold on loosely

When I was just a child, a period of my life that lasted far longer than you might think and transitioned directly into the “old dude” (or “Wise Sage” as […]

Summer is here!

It is the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, which means Summer is here. It also means it's time for me to clean the house.

Chipped paint

beside the chipped paint of this aged 
mansion a bird the 
size of...

Out of sight

There. Just beyond the dirty truck that pays my wages. Beyond the pump jack that draws the oil in homage to greed. Beyond the quarry I load rock from to […]

Two years ago today…

May 25, 2017 is the day the Caravan officially began it's journey. Thank you for joining me on this incredible journey of discovery!

Again

I know you. I have always known you.

Porch Sitting 101

One of my very favorite things to do in Mobile, Alabama is to sit on a porch in good weather and watch the world go by.

Unlearning: Take Two

If I am ever to reach my goal of becoming a Good Human then I need to become more aware of how my words and actions affect others.

image of man facing his path

No regrets

...just because things don't work out as I planned doesn't mean they didn't work out as they should.

One Morning

it is 5 a.m. the dark room is still the air is sweet with you

Dance

...the shadow of my youth, in a form that never was, dances on the walls of this poorly lit shell i occupy so briefly...

(Im)Purity

"Oh Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet." - Saint Augustine No, not yet, not today Today I want to take you in my arms and plant kisses of fire on your neck