Stories Untold

I passed an old friend the other day while walking out of the grocery store.  I hadn't seen him in years and his body had betrayed him much since our paths last crossed.  As I prodded him with questions, my hand on his shoulder as he sat on his motorized cart, he started telling me story…

Maybe It’s Time by The Milk Carton Kids

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DQn3JkNMbA This song captures the struggle that each of us fight. We each have a reason to be bitter, to give up, and to defend the parts of us that need to heal that we most often shield from the balm. This song encourages the craziest of actions....to let it go. You are writing your…

The Fall Cannot Be Weighed

When a heart loves deep and gives more than it believed it had, if it ends, the fall cannot be weighed.The dreams and the happiest times don't die, without violently being laid to rest one moment and song at a time.Does time give place to joy for those times two felt alive?  Because now they are painted with a paradigm of loss.The more I contemplate…

Simply a Season

Fine is the line between fighting for and forcing.  The latter knows not love.How does one let her go, but not hope for a future, for an epiphany?How can two people love so intensely, but still come to the fork in the road?How can a chain still mask itself in "not being tied down"?The days…