A Quick Question

There is no such thing. Any question prefaced with those words is not quick; an important question that cannot wait. Anyone saying this wants to shoehorn a question into what you are doing. A quick question can be answered by yes or no. Rarely, does some preface an easy question with a qualifier. They just … More A Quick Question

The Answer

From A Million Miles You can’t get there by space craftNo need wishing on a faraway starThe secret lies deep in your mindSurprise, the answer was never far We scour the Earth for clues, read books, go to seminars, watch YouTube videos, consult analysts, ask friends and even pray.  Life throws challenges that overwhelm and … More The Answer

The Longest Road

The longest road is between two important points in your life: not always the points of longest distance, rather the journey of most significance. Pick a time in your life, something you had to do, involving a major struggle, change or difficulty. Getting to the objective was harder than you imagined or were used to. … More The Longest Road

Walking on a Cloud

Her footsteps glide lightly overhead Rainbows are created from her smile The entire sky is her carriage He can’t help but dream of her awhile Behind the clouds she playfully hides A cool mist to greet the morning Surrounded by the dance of butterflies A beguiling smirk beams a warning He stands boldly in the … More Walking on a Cloud

The Goodbye Man

Sail on sailor, overflowing the novel A hapless protagonist leaps from the story Bounding over words like a spawning salmon Jumping over metaphors, grabbing an allegory   Closing his story and fading into slumber Not for long, he emerges from a feverish dream A rascal, bolting from one misadventure to another Disappearing in a heartbeat … More The Goodbye Man

Doubt

  Doubt is a hazy streetlight Blinding the show in the night sky Love is the invisible radar Painting pictures in the mind’s eye A few certain things A red ball of morning fire Kids and animal love Long held secret desire Lost objects are found Faith embraces from the start Wishes find their home … More Doubt