Tag Archives: failure

Night Will Come

Because the “whys” are old, I see that reason has no power. What’s in my face today, I hate. Everyday, I only see clouds. When the sun is shining. I hide from the stifling heat. Light surrounds me as I … Continue reading

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A Worthwhile Goal

My spirit yearns for escape. The bonds of flesh burden me. Rivers of habit resist new courses. The streams of my failures have dug deep paths. Now they block any growth. My soul longs to worship a worthwhile goal. Lesser … Continue reading

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Words of Anger

It began innocently enough. …only a few words of anger. Then our friends watched us rant and fight. I was sad for my momentary failure. But now I am even sadder than before. Each round of the bout grew more … Continue reading

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Morning Rituals

Tonight I have planned my morning rituals. At night my sleep fills with uneasy dreams. Its nightmares disturb my soul. What if I would forget one step? How could I accept failure again? I hate that I am so predictable. … Continue reading

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Serene Words

The silent book was puzzling to me. It spoke in a voice I did not recognize. I had been walking toward the horizon. The weeks that I lacked sleep are fading. I tried to rest but I could not find … Continue reading

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Lightly Stepping

Lightly stepping under boughs above, She followed a path of joy. Stepping further along the path, She found a lonely soul full of pain. “What is wrong?” she asked concerned. A gesture ahead was his reply. She looked ahead and … Continue reading

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