Monthly Archives: August 2015

awakening slow – August 30

8.30.2015 [awakening slow] awakening slow with gnarled hands pain   the stretching is a friend across time   a knowledge that maybe some things   don’t go away in this anymore space. ——————   Advertisements

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the lion appears – August 28

8.23.2015 the lion appears large sleepy eyes gazing   I look back affecting calm, lean to breathe into its face   as it opens its mouth to chew on my hand   like a dog not yet biting down but … Continue reading

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a blessed day – August 26

8.26.2015 mowing the lawn adding seed to the bird feeder oiling a hinge   everyday everyday walks through normality   the stuff of life straight forward the gist of giving and receiving   just because. ————————-

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characters arrive – August 25

8.25.2015 characters arrive as old friends the three pines spinning tales of bravery, fear, faith, decency; a good book opening recollections of things known before we knew. ———————-

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atonement – August 22

8.22.2015 a gift given without repayment   perhaps a step towards   the day of debts owed   covered by grace. ———————–

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a psalm of thanksgiving after lament – August 20

8.20.2015 [a psalm of thanksgiving after lament] tap dancing hop stepping smile breaking joy   tests finished sighs opened arms finally safe   thanks to the One who supplies faith filled friends   angels angels and angels amen. ———————–

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in the chair – August 18

8.19.2015 the glint of tools sonic buzz of drill dentist presence a trust moment. ———————–

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