Category Archives: Aging

Upside Down

There are moments that turn upside down, but the sand pours in either direction so go with the flow. robin      

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Sleep

Sleep, remembering the love shared with many dear ones gone before. Sleep, after the countless hours you have given all you had. Sleep, after the nurture you’ve delivered in the world. Sleep, from investing yourself so you would have to … Continue reading

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Settle Into Peace

Keep me settled. Here I stand in The Lord, beloved. My grip opens and the sum of my fear is carried off on thanksgiving’s wings. Thanksgiving for boundless grace, for sanctification amidst unrighteousness, for favor, despite sin dwelling inside. Now … Continue reading

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The Deep Well

The source of our deepest joys, the kindle for our raw happy emotions, can be the source of enormous tragedy. Some have pondered walling up, fortifying the heart against incursion. That prospect is isolated madness. Some say the emotion is … Continue reading

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Homeopathic

Not a cure, but good for the soul, to step out of the man-made and into the woods.

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Twenty Eight Candles

  Twenty eight years ago today, on a Wednesday, I birthed my son. I swaddled and cuddled him until that boy wiggled free. I only knew how to love him, not so much to catch him. Twenty-eight years of loving … Continue reading

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Reach Further

If you set your sights on the future, make sure they reach to everlasting because you may not know tomorrow. robin Seeley, 2013

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Anticipate Forever

Glad anticipation sure can put a spring in my step! Refreshing lightness and joyful expectation; smiling and singing, preparing, and reflecting….. This, for a moment in time. How much more when my sights stretch beyond time?! robin seeley, 2013

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Hello America, Goodbye

Hello America, goodbye? Can you even manufacture a tear? You didn’t notice your assets gushing to the east, swiftly away from here? Consume the toxins, open wide. Stab democracy in the thigh. Watch the forces grow against you, Hello America, … Continue reading

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Life Detours

Diagnosis:  deteriorating. Deep breath in, one, two, three Exhale out, equally. Gently stretch, don’t push into pain. Life is not a competition. Be kind to yourself. Prognosis: death unto life. Inhalation, exhalation, one will be your last. Be ready to … Continue reading

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