Tag Archives: God

By God’s Will

Senses at the ready The stage is set You are about to witness The ultimate theft The speeches have been written The audience hand-picked The handlers at the door Logic has called in sick The music has the crowd aloft … Continue reading

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Knowing

After all the time we spent together Those days and nights and years Hopes and pains Drives and drains It felt like a light came on I thought I had it under control You looked at me and I saw … Continue reading

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In A World Full Of Lies

Have you ever heard the like? Have you ever heard it said? Have you ever thought you’d see the day? Have you ever felt the dread? You see it on the tv I’ve heard it on the news They talk … Continue reading

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Synapses of Time

I have taken the essential beating Pondered the existential meaning I walked the dark line of shame And felt the enduring blame Travelling the synapses of time Sunsets coupled with red wine Seastorm swirls, cumulus fury Eyes both wet and … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Death

Not for the first time in the last few years, my daughters are attending a funeral today. A funeral for a friend, classmate, schoolmate. There are few things in this world that qualify as sadder. The flame of youth extinguished … Continue reading

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Elections Versus Sanity – No Contest

I can remember a time when the issues of the day took the fore. Debates focused on positions on policy. Candidates duked it out on the basis of their views. At the ripe old age of 48, I am nothing … Continue reading

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Lights – Interpol

Watch/Listen here: Interpol is one of those bands that I feel like I have always listened to. Their music has always been so interesting to me. There is that constant edge of darkness in the music. And the lyrics are … Continue reading

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How Do You Define Evil?

Do you have a one line definition for the word evil? I think we can all think of something. The more thought I give to this, the more of a challenge I find it to be. We all grew up … Continue reading

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What a World

Sparks fly Before the explosion Gushing waves of black Just the beginning of the blowback A sea of pain to follow That’s mine I’ll take it from you Do I care that it’s yours? Slam the open doors Your humanity … Continue reading

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U2: Every Breaking Wave Song Analysis

I really love this song. I feel like it has living, breathing sadness to it that I can really connect with. I’ll post the lyrics I’m using at the end as a reference. I look at the opening, talking about … Continue reading

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