Enticed by promises of a grand time we arrive at these soirees primped, preened eager to delight our senses.


I simply wish to challenge us not to allow an area of perceived lack to be the rudder that charts our entire course at whatever the cost.

SECOND Second hand Second place Second class Second best Second hand that’s what I’ll be to the one who’ll come to set My heart, Soul Mind His body free Not bright and shiny Like a penny new Or a blade of grass after night sends its dew I was impatient you see Thought it wouldn’t […]

You were my dreams, my ambitions personified Breathing was no longer voluntary, but an act of worship Living was a means to your end You were my existence personified   Hurt, no anger, pain Definitely not betrayed, Not quite Joy? I dig deep to find a trace Disappointment? Perhaps a little Void of emotions? God […]

Let the rain do my crying Let if fall to the earth like broken dreams Through the cracks Let it beat down on leaves Like a lover’s rage summoned by a love, A dream A hope ….lost   Let the rain do my crying For I am dried up inside Emotions chaffed from the absence […]

I was at an all-female bible study tonight and the question was asked; why did Jesus choose to reveal himself to Mary Magdalene first, before anyone else?  It was noted that in those days women did not hold positions of prominence in the church and so this act seemed to be of some cultural or […]

Mine was always a dominant personality, “Leo Queen of the jungleeeee” I would chime as a child frolicking in my big backyard in the country. The line was my adaptation of the theme song from one of my favorite cartoons whose title and protagonist was the fearless ‘Leo the Lion’. This ancestor of Mufasa and […]