Category Archives: acceptance

Blinded

April 27 Blinded Alcoholism hits me like a kind of blindness.  I stagger through the living room cursing anyone who changes familiar placement or published timetables. Just like every aspect of this disease, shocked sightlessness, is mine to deal with.  … Continue reading

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Feelings/Facts

March 28 Feelings/Facts Delay is when I don’t deal with the tack, don’t deal with the finish nail, land up with a 12 penny in my heel and think about waiting for the railroad spike.  Rebellion is when I run … Continue reading

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Endless Pasta

November 29   ENDLESS PASTA     Having limits in a seemingly limitless universe makes me feel horribly inadequate.  I am a sad little creature in the face of overwhelming tasks.  Pressure and unwarranted ego compress my ability and eager … Continue reading

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Detail Days

November 7   DETAIL DAYS       Detail days seem like lost, soulless days.  I sort the piles of endless junk mail; catch up on bills, letters, laundry.  I don’t leave the house, but in some way I feel … Continue reading

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Just a Taste of Sunshine

September 20   JUST A TASTE OF SUNSHINE     The sunrise is so beautiful I want to taste it.  Like a child who needs to put everything in her mouth to really know it, I feel the need for … Continue reading

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The Call

August 30   THE CALL   Within the sound of your voice I sing In the beat of your heart I heal I feel in your touch And dance when your toe starts to tap I see myself in your … Continue reading

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Cold and Flu Season

July 7   COLD AND FLU SEASON       The spiritual cold and flu season is upon me.  I am awash in reaction and confusion.  I have been overexposed to the dry thinking and barking orders of the cough … Continue reading

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