Captive

Let’s take time to ruminate on and investigate the things that keeps us in captivity.   The clue to what causes us to become undone lies in the broken cords and frayed threads that we try to hide instead of mend.  Highlighting our weak points and having the foresight to correct them is the key […]

Reverence

  When a child is born we feast and make merry.  Every event in that child’s development is noted, from first step to first walk, first smile, first word.  We measure their growth with our eyes and expectantly awaits, their first day at school, graduations, jobs and marriage. We neglect though our stewardship in making […]

Mourning

Let’s embrace mourning by carving out time, within our busy lives to uplift those without a voice,  including all sentient beings.  We are in mourning as long as suffering exists in this Universe.  We are all our brothers and sisters keeper.  Love is not singular, it is encompassing.  The voice of compassion should not be […]

From Womb to Tomb

Our journey from the womb to the tomb does not define us.  We are defined by the choices we make, in the void, between those two junctions.  Our actions, more than our words, speaks on our behalf.  Ours is the choice to make as to whether we aspire to be a saint or a villian. […]

Grief

People grieve the passing of loved ones, failed relationships, loss of jobs, getting older, feeling lonesome. Grief does not have to initiate sadness, it can bring our focus back to self care and doing without having expectations.  If the tears flow, let it, release, let go, know that the past is over.  Connect with the […]

Vitriolic

  The viriol spewed.  It came in shrilling drips.  I thought it was a ghost that ran away from its post.  The earth heaved and moaned as if in unison with a runaway locomotive, creating a fissure so wide I became atrophied.   © Norma Bobb-Semple 2018