Category Archives: The Journey

Random thoughts, poetry, and prose

Breathe

“To hurt is as human as to breathe.” ― J.K. Rowling, The Tales of Beedle the Bard I have an adopted child with FASD who has gone downhill in recent years to the point of us losing hope. If you know what Fetal … Continue reading

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Gods of War

“There’s never been a true war that wasn’t fought between two sets of people who were certain they were in the right. The really dangerous people believe they are doing whatever they are doing solely and only because it is … Continue reading

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Machine

“Once men turned their thinking over to machines in the hope that this would set them free. But that only permitted other men with machines to enslave them.” ― Frank Herbert, Dune Modern age. Are we really so modern? Trapped by the screens … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

“A thousand half-loves must be forsaken to take one whole heart home.” ― Rumi, Words of Paradise: Selected Poems of Rumi I’m feeling all mooshy inside, boiling water sopped up into a bundle of wool – squishy, small, yet capable of being larger … Continue reading

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I’m an Adult Now

“Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them.” ― Dr. Seuss I always thought being an adult would be so much easier than it is. I think everyone does. I remember reaching my 20s and thinking that I was so … Continue reading

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