What Now? ~ Happy New Year

So it’s all up to me? The things I think The energy I impart to the world It’s a choice           To see love or fear           Darkness or light  Hope and joy or despair? IT HARDLY SEEMS FAIR… That I didn’t realize this sooner That I spent the better part of half a century […]

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The Angels Swooped In & Haiku 12/28/14

Drowning in chaos And then the Angels swoop in Order is restored They say that drowning is a peaceful way to die But I’m not sure that could be true Because I’ve felt like I was drowning before And I felt like it recently And I couldn’t breathe And the tears slid down my face […]

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The Long Night & Haiku ~ 12/16/14

                  I stayed awake all night a few ago…No…I wasn’t reliving my teens pulling an all-nighter, partying, having fun.  I stayed awake all night, crying, and praying, and writing. I am at a place in my life that intellectually I knew would arrive, but emotionally I never wanted […]

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Haiku ~ 12/7/14

            Lean into your Faith Trying times test your resolve Stand strong in belief And he said to them, “Why are you troubled?  And why do doubts arise in your hearts?”  LUKE 24:38 It has always been My needs are taken care of No need to wonder Blessitude  Lorrie  12/7/14

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Stripped Bare

Fear.  It possessed their souls.  Maybe it has always been there, but for sure it is magnified…wearing a gown…attached to wires…holes being poked in their arms…strangers walk in…modesty walks out…no idea who will touch them…who will hurt them…what are their rights? Nothing happens until everything does…and then they move with lightening speed and you can barely […]

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