10 Daily Affirmations for Male Survivors 1. Recovery is absolutely possible and achievable for me. 2. I will practice being disloyal to dysfunction and loyal to functionality. 3. I give myself permission to connect to loving, affirmative, strong, sensitive, accepting men and women in my community. 4. I release and forgive myself for any responsibility […]
He wanted to heal her broken heart, hang lace in her window Give her a greenhouse rose, the unnaturally perfect orchid Fragrant spring to fill her house, But he made toxic cocktails at the bar Laid skulls of thalidomide babies Whale bone and relics from Dachau at her door. Mid-spring layers of acid ice and snow […]
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If I spoke from the heart and you could hear You would ride the sound Back to the beginning and see who you really are. If I spoke from the heart, my tears would be a river Running into the sea, an Ocean of sweetest water. If I spoke from the heart,…
There is a moment before the sound the Great Om, Before Siva turned on one foot Before Krishna was blue and Tara green, Before the making of Lucifer, the heavenly war The gravity of heaven and the drifting fire of hell Before the holy breath blew into Man Before Adam’s dream of Eve Before Cain […]
April Is for Poetry: (29.04 minutes) Poets Nazim Hikmet poem 6.21 (Ed Mast) Crosswords in Morning 1.32 Len Tews Even the Birds 0.57 Sarah Singer For Love of Sunday 0.26 Connie Walle The Beauty of Apples 1.04 Rayn Roberts Atheist in Spring 1.28 Len Tews Red Clover 2.27 Victory Schouten Grandpa 1.48 Len Tews Greatness…2.21 […]
You, mountain, Here since mountains began slopes where nothing is built Peaks that no one has named, Eternal snows littered with stars, Valleys in flower— Do I move inside you now? Am I within the rock Like a metal that hasn’t been mined? Your hardness Encloses me everywhere Or is it fear I am caught […]
Sit down. Shut up. Meditate. Cut the Crap.