A Separate Place

  There exists a separate place, a separate reality.   In the heat of the desert, Under the scorch of the sun, Exists a place of peace.   This place is built as the foundations of the earth. With the gifts of the mother and the blessings of time. It stands to greet the wind, … More A Separate Place

Rest in Me

“Rest in me,” he said after a night of seeking Him. I had gone camping to find His counsel, to seek his face. It was in the morning He spoke; At Bodega Head He lead me to look into the churning seas, seeing them as the troubled waters of my soul, He said… “Rest is … More Rest in Me

A Precarious Peace

  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ precarious 1646, a legal word, “held through the favor of another,” from L. precarius “obtained by asking or praying,” from prex (gen. precis) “entreaty, prayer.” Notion of “dependent on the will of another” led to sense “risky, dangerous, uncertain” (1687). ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   “Every man’s ways are right in his own eyes, but in … More A Precarious Peace