Tag Archives: freedom

the garage door froze – October 12

10.12.2017 [the garage door froze] the garage door froze and I had to stay home. joy. noplace having to go no meetings having to attend just things left undone around the house that have been waiting, haunting that a good … Continue reading

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throwbacks – June 19

6.19.2016 we sit in adirondacks on the front lawn throwbacks to when there was no internet or telly or ac.   a place to look out across our garden to where the overhead canopy melds into the street and flows … Continue reading

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backyard smiles – May 30

5.30.2016 voices and smiles spread throughout the back yard while brats grill beer foams and the family connects.   people gave their lives so that we could do this and not have to look out for secret police bad banditos … Continue reading

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towheaded boys – May 8

5.8.2015 little towheaded boys play ball in bare feet   little brother with a good pitch, older with a nice swing   running through grass in their backyard.   I think we used to do that before we decided that … Continue reading

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the game – January 22

1.22.2015 half-way through I realized that it wasn’t about me   that the outcome had nothing to do   with whether I cheered or didn’t, anguished or didn’t.   grown men played a game that I cared about   but … Continue reading

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Lent Prayer 28 – April 1

Lent Prayer 28 Spring waters flow through the ice sluice like grace melting away at my frozen sins. first a seep, then a trickle, then a roar at the joy that flows free when we let it. —————-

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Lent Prayer 16 – March 20

Lent Prayer 16 disappointments come when least expected, over hopes and plans much anticipated   the readjusting of directions the unwinding of feelings can leave defeat in the wake.   but then again they are a freeing from false roads … Continue reading

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