Tag: hurt

rivers

it never stops
though sometimes
it’d be easier
if it did
for a few breaths
but that isn’t the truth…


time for pain

if you think about it, the avoidance of pain, is in itself, wounding. if this place – this reality, this planet and her voyage through this solar system and this galaxy at this time – is designed around the ideas of contrast, growth, expansion, and exploration, we cannot avoid “injury”. it’s all in how we…


not quite enough

there are any number of ways we can feel inadequate. we can look at our career, bank account, body, car, home, friends, church, school, city, country; anything. outward appearances afford us ample ammunition for self destruction and spiritual shrinkage. too easily, we forget these seeming realities are in actuality apparitions and tricks of light. we…


lost

i could have lost myself in you willingly but life doesn’t obey lines and schedules nevermind all our whims and wants paths diverge and wander as our highest asking is always guiding silently plotting to maintain beneficence to the many; not disregarding the one, floundering frustrated bitterly alone but orchestrating in transcendent tones the instrumentation…


unsettling

they say don’t settle; it’s better to be alone than to compromise. there is truth in that, and there is weight. in the process of not settling, we can become unsettled, and isolationist. we also put it upon our own self to discern emotional wisdom without an essential objectivity. humans are interdependent, social, energetic, spiritual…