There are days when I get into the office and just can’t get the motivation to start working. There doesn’t seem to be any rhyme or reason. It could happen on the mornings when I’ve got up early and am fully prepared. It could happen on the mornings when I’m rushing around and arrive late … Continue reading Efficiency Essential for Productivity
Oceans end or beginning Where Confusion. Solitude. Troubles, fears, pain Friendship, sanctity, love Shame is swallowed Stand tall among forces Refuge. Sand and sea Cliffs sabotage feelings Risks Freedom. Serenity. Hear me out. Will you listen? Ponder, sit silently Amongst confusion, peace God
For want of love when not enough For lack of life Console at best For this alone I am myself Into the bliss Forever rest You want what lacks and fear its peace Remember love Be calm hold on This shall remain and surely be Thrive and flourish Forever rest Behold my soul when froze … Continue reading Forever Rest
I remember my childhood lunchbox as a 4th grader. It was ET themed and I was extremely proud to carry it to school that year. It was the only year I had a “lunchbox," since the rest of my life the lunchbox was "uncool." I took a brown bag from then on, or I bought … Continue reading Lunchbox Memories
In a hundred years I’m going to be me The me who can see All the ignorance of a youth Who satisfied her heartache with a touch and playful kiss In a hundred years I’m going to be me The me who is free From boundaries of a past Who watched as people lived their … Continue reading The Infinite Amen.
I feel so sentenced by your words, I feel so judged and sent away, Before I go I’ve got to know Is that what you mean to say? Before I rise to my defense, Before I speak in hurt or fear, Before I build that wall of words, Tell me, did I really hear? Words … Continue reading Words Are Windows (Or They’re Walls) by Ruth Bebermeyer
This "poem" is for those who are being strong in faith, hope and love, yet it hurts when people let us down When the aching of your body Tells the heartache that you’ve felt And the coin that’s in your pocket Can't measure what you’ve been dealt If the fear that clouds your thinking Is … Continue reading Come Find Rest
The hourglass is often depicted as a symbol that human existence is fleeting, and that the "sands of time" will run out for every human life. I think it's the idea that one day we will not be found on earth. Our time will run out and we will die. Here's another look. When the … Continue reading The Hourglass Sand
Trust, harmony, peace and loyalty. I hurt my best friend and I didn’t know this hurt would run this deep... or long. My best friend! The one who I confide in most, and who believed in me and who I believed in. The one who i trust the most and who trusted me. I let … Continue reading Sorry.
There’s a tender part to your being that you are defending. You are protecting it, and I think the protection could be unhealthy. It shields you from being able to connect fully with the world around you and the people in your life. Deep connection with people and even deep connection with ideas releases a … Continue reading Tenderness