Category Archives: humanity

Stages of Loyalty to the Kingdom

Our God above says we have choices here. We have named him the Western King. He holds his prize slightly out of reach to see how low we’ll sink. Our ruler manufactures pleasure when we beg and crawl for more. … Continue reading

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Punctuation

I am waiting for some punctuation a lonely period, a long lost friend with no place to go. I would even take a comma, a division of thought an organized list or a plan for a more predictable tomorrow. How … Continue reading

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The Smell of Lilacs

What if at the end there was only a question. Not a tunnel. Not a light. Not an immense pleasure or the shock of some long awaited spiritual epiphany. What if at the end we only had to answer Why. … Continue reading

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The Replacements

Celestial magic, the sun, the Earth, the moon and those who watch the world in humble thought, there is no strength in haste, no understanding in fear. Buds will form, and in innocent hope, we welcome their final emergence in … Continue reading

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Morning

I wake. There is beauty. It is not the grandiose type of beauty you imagine. The distorted reality of a passing cliché. In a golden sunrise along the horizon. A gentle sweetness in the morning bird’s song. That window’s edge. … Continue reading

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The Voices of Black Friday

Outer Voice Welcome to Black Friday, Ladies and Gents. A dollar buys what the Bangladeshi made for fifty cents. Bath accessories, towels galore. Electronics, gadgets, infinite items to explore. It’s the deal of the year folks, the steal of the … Continue reading

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Words Take Two

There are two and you are words and you ask me what separates us from the animals and I say not much, if all that is left is these words. And what can we conclude about them anyway if not … Continue reading

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