Chaos

Chaos (n) late 14c., "gaping void; empty, immeasurable space," Chaos is space, a deep void, around you. You fill that void with what you value.  There is no defined measure of what is manageable.  Free will allows you to add to your chaos without limitations.  Life...

What Appreciation Means To Me

Appreciation: recognition and enjoyment of the good qualities of someone or something. The etymology of the word appreciate is to price, determine the value of. Therefore, appreciation is to recognize the value of something or someone. I often felt unappreciated. That...

Shoe Watching

The Last Shoe   I waited for it to drop— for years.    Take a breath and leap. Breathe in the freedom, the excitement, the thrill, the anticipative joy in the air all around you. You escaped! You left! You’re making your own choices for your own life and you don’t...

Capturing Spring

In a field of soon-to-be crops Fresh growth tickles my skin; I navigate clouds swimming Across the sky as they blanket the sun; The air cools only briefly as a breeze carries A comforting scent of new life across my face. At a brook harboring water to its end, I lean...

Observation Mode

I almost made the title to this post: What If I Take A Step Back… The SEO’er in me about had a heart-attack. I saw all stop words, and the blocked categorization, and the frown emoji I’d get from Google. That was conversation A. Conversation B was about the...