A Social Lesson In Self-Preservation

Many have said that it takes all kinds of kinds to keep the world moving, from my perspective that is only empty justification, the kind of justification that keeps us from confronting and evolving our lesser selves. One must see that there are what is called self-preservationists and then there are societal-preservationists. The self preservationist…

Settling For Not Settling and Other Admissions

It seems to me that there was a time when I believed I could do anything, though without realizing this, I must admit that I have forgotten the sensibility required to put forth all faith in such tenets of self and self-reliance. It is not so much about being lost but more so about finding…

Of Beauty

How beautiful you are when you live without being told When your words are love and your validation not sold. When your greatness is measured by the goodness, not on a sleeve, but in an unhidden heartbeat. How beautiful you are guarded when fragile, strongest when allowed                                     to break. -AH

I The Thing vs. I The Spirit

What is in an I? I am a person, but am I more than an object? There is a comfort in the human experience that we are often attached to in fascination and even in excuse, it is duality, a quasi-separation of our being and our actions, I the thing versus I the spirit. If…

I Have Come To Believe

In this sleep,swept away in a dreamI think of stars and space,galaxies and gracetraveling through meare the heavens + dusta Holy Spirit is a handon the gavel of justicespeaking the words so sincerelike it’s just us.From novas to supernovasand into the stratosphereI take a breath andrelease all my fear,you held me gentlyin the palm of…