Tag Archive: Pain

Thoughts and Thank You’s

November is almost finished. Everywhere around me there are signs that December and Christmas is around the bend. Last night I noticed that the park where we lay kissing last summer is covered… Continue reading

Untold story

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you. Maya Angelou

For every woman’s power

For every woman’s silence I will speak loud and clear For every woman’s worry I will face my greatest fear For every woman’s worth I will stand up and fight For every unrighteousness… Continue reading

How forgiveness budded

I wondered if that was how forgiveness budded; not with the fanfare of epiphany, but with pain gathering its things, packing up, and slipping away unannounced in the middle of the night. From… Continue reading

I ♥ Oslo (just a little more)

There is a thunderstorm over Oslo right now. As if the last day’s pressure has been too hard the sky seems to want to rip apart and release all its tears and fury.… Continue reading


Inspired by the first snow that fell weeks ago, I wrote a guest post on Andy’s blog; a man that I connected with through this blog thingy we are all doing; pouring our… Continue reading

Listen to the warm

It’s nice sometimes to open up the heart a little and let some hurt come in. It proves you’re still alive. If nothing else it says to you– clear as a high hill… Continue reading

Keep the hurt at bay

White sheets lay covered over her sea Where she drifts into an oblivious reverie… Hands tangled up in her pillow A prisoner in her castle made of air Below, broken heroes fall at… Continue reading

On Pain – Kahlil Gibran

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Even as the stone of the fruit must break, that its heart may stand in the sun, so must you know… Continue reading

If the fish were to ask…

He is the essence of void and space Space doesn’t exist, except as mind’s notion What is Khizr* to say or to show if the fish were to ask where is the ocean?… Continue reading