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…

Walking In The Shadows Of No One (becoming the purpose driven leader inside)

Let go of what troubles you, it is holding you back. Let go of what comes easy to you, it is holding you back. Comfort and distress seem to be a similar hurdle, just a different approach toward the same result. How often do we stumble in our pride and our shame yet do little…

The Importance In Not Fitting In

At some point, the whirring would dissipate into the chugging and then to a screeching halt. The sound of rust and steel, perhaps the desperate sigh for relevance at the center of a breakdown. In its shadows, the far off rumbling of an engine steamrolling its way through the flickering lamps of the entire neighborhood,…

An Ode To A Spiritual Surrender

I sit here patiently,meditating on if I've ever settled on anything or if perhaps I've settledfor nothing,in the absence of attachment,can i actually miss everything, I wonder?But what's left of wonderif there is nothing new here,what's an empty promise on another new year,in the absence of commitmentcan I actually accomplish that one thing, I wonder?In…

The Difference Between Satisfaction + Desire

"I am satisfied with what I have"...Of course this was regarding things in a closet or on a shelf but how often do we hear this statement spoken in a prideful moment of an enlightened, near zen type of sudden awakening from our peers, colleagues and acquaintances? Things, right? But what if this is deeper,…