Tag Archives: Pain

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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Chilly Morning

I long to focus on this day, not in fear of what tomorrow brings. A lifetime of Your faithfulness and yet anxiety can still be seen in my reflection on the gentle water. Lower than the birds who sing their … Continue reading

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Broken Body

Arthr, you needn’t greet me every morning, it’s rude! Your yelling with every step of descent is annoying, It reverberates in the stairwell and wakes the dogs. Arthr, you shouldn’t try to trip me on my walks, it’s mean! You … Continue reading

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Healing Sword

Life inflicts its wounds according to God’s purposes. If a wound heals with scarring there is healing still to come. The scars of life are minimized when the good Lord does the suturing. robin, 2013

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Hold On

For the one in anguish, cry. Sob till you’re ducts are numb. Bury your head into your hands and wait for some love to come. If you feel wretched, let it go your soul’s debt has been paid. There is … Continue reading

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