Quiet Time

Tribute Sorting Through Life Monday Mondays are not quite easy So much carries over the weekend As I try As I try to get it together And, unruffle Life Wifey Texted Saying "Are you well" Quiet Time In her "Quiet Time" In her "Quiet Time" With and Within the Spirit of God She felt the … Continue reading Quiet Time

Things Never to Say in Love

Background Wifey and I just had another blowout. Stories So Expensive Spring is making room for Summer and there are little things we are trying to get done. The lady on the other end of the phone was nice, disciplined, and thoughtful. She went over everything. Offered me a few options and placed numbers next … Continue reading Things Never to Say in Love

Khaled Hosseini

Background As I got off the train this past Tuesday saw a lady standing outside the station reading my favorite author, Khaled Hosseini. The book she was reading is "A Thousand Splendid Suns". She was welling up as she described the area of the book she just read. I comforted her by sharing how much … Continue reading Khaled Hosseini

Young Warrior

My Take Living Living out on this street Living the way we have to live Make it hard Make it look hard Asked Shortie Why you live this way? And, she smile It don't matter It is all the same Whether I live on the High Rise Or Down Here Life 2 Short, Life is … Continue reading Young Warrior

Father Getting Popeyes for His Children

Lunch Meetup   Post Office Run As I was going to the Post Office to mail a Christmas Gift a young man approached me. He said please can you buy some food for my Children and I. I asked what he wanted to eat, he said Popeyes. The closest Popeyes was ten city blocks away. … Continue reading Father Getting Popeyes for His Children

God Has Wings

Grand Pa One of my earliest experiences as a Child Is seeing my second youngest uncle Come over that morning He will wait till my Dad finishes his breakfast And, then he let it down gently His Dad, my Grand Dad Went Home to Glory I already knew Before the Angels gave him his own … Continue reading God Has Wings

Love & Fasting

Background I wanted to write to do a straight arrow write-up on love. But, God laid a different burden on me through a restless night. Conviction And, so out of a conviction let us go with God. Last Night Last Night was just a bit tired. Things carried over from last week and the weekend. … Continue reading Love & Fasting