Free for Life

Living a life Locked in a cage Materials and money Built and made. Oblivious to you And even to me Forgetting to stop Or appreciate the trees. Time was gone Before my past Escaped the cage Free at last. The dollars were gone Back was a sense Fights forgotten With needed defense. Nature caught me …

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Feeling Proud – Instead of just Down

What a spring and summer this has been! I have been unemployed since 3/24/17. I can't believe 4 months have passed by already. Unemployment has been an extremely difficult situation for me. Finances are certainly an issue, but the effect on my self esteem has been most severe. To my credit - I haven't just …

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Daily Lesson

Quiet the heart Wake up the mind Find the balance In this day to unwind. Peaceful steps Down a winding road Lifting weights Of a heavy load. Laugh at irony As the feet trip Hold the tongue Watch the lips. Now to rest From where you've been Until the sun rise  To try again.