Friday, September 29, 2006

Enjoy Life

(From the Blue Ridge Parkway)

"My motto is that I enjoy life.
think there's a kind
to that
way of thinking."
~ Jenna Elfman

Thursday, September 28, 2006

A Good Example

"A good example is like a bell
that calls many to church
~ Danish Proverb

Sunday, September 24, 2006

Monday, September 18, 2006

We Can Measure Ourselves

"It is by that which cannot be
taken away that we can
measure ourselves."
~ Mia Farrow

♥ My Society6 Art Gallery \(‾◡◝ )/ 

Monday, September 11, 2006

Master of Perspective

"Make yourself a master of perspective,
then acquire
knowledge of the proportions
of men and other animals."
Leonardo Da Vinci

The sky is calm
Eerily so.

Life hurts.

A full day awaits
this weary chauffeur
The clock beats
a dull warning in my

Driving Ben to see
School Superintendents 
Probation Officers.

Waiting for him to finish
Masses and classes:
four hours of GED 
two hours of Substance Abuse

Eight hours gone seven years of lies.

Clenching the wheel
Struggling to silence reason's numb roar.

Focus on the road.
Life automatic.
Another turn signal, a normal beat

Almost home.

Sunday, September 10, 2006

God Will

"God will be present, whether asked or not."
Latin Proverb

Long Journey Toward the Stars

"If seeds in the black earth
can turn into such
beautiful roses,
what might not the
heart of man
become in its long journey toward the
~ G. K. Chesterton