Hot air, blown into balloons Holding threads, I grip them tightly The winds of change cause them to jostle Rubber has the oddest sound A screech and groan I lift off my toes And I am flying The wind at least has a purpose But it blows in all directions The person who clings to […]
When Winifred Gallagher was diagnosed with a particularly aggressive cancer, she decided not to let the diagnosis, or the disease take over her life. Instead, Winifred began what would become a powerful practice. Focusing her attention on the good things she experienced throughout the day and tolerating – but not paying the cancer (and its […]
Isn’t high self esteem just armour created by the ego to defend itself? If so – what is a worthier goal?
It’s a daily thing The writing The thinking The checking in Alcoholics do it by playing their daily hymn I am here I will not give in Depressives do it One foot at a time Doing their time They do not give in I’m lucky I guess My first thoughts are usually of Poetry Writing […]