“Ain’t found a way to kill me yet…..” “Oh, God, please, won’t you help me make it through!” These are some lyrics from the song “Rooster” by Alice In Chains….. music from my generation. I mentioned in an earlier post that this was always one of my favorite songs as a young teen, and I … More Forgiveness Friday: The Abandoned Generation
Some days, we just feel forgotten. It’s like, we try and we try, we reach out, some us try to “sell whatever it is we’re trying to sell,” make connections with family, or even just…. find someone, ANYone, to be excited about what WE are excited about. Or, find someone, ANYONE, who just “gets it” … More Forgiveness Friday: Feeling Forgotten
Dear Pikes Peak, Ah, you’re a clever one. Sure, you’re “just a mountain” (a fourteener at that)… But you’d be surprised how famous you are compared to many other fourteeners in Colorado (for my non-Colorado friends, that’s a mountain that’s at least 14,000 feet elevation…) Not only that, but it’s almost as if folks in … More Forgiveness Friday… I Forgive You, Pikes Peak
(To go to the beginning of the story, please click here…) Dear Ms. Horse Lover, This letter is a long time in coming…. And it is with a strange blend of joy and sadness that I write to you. I know who you are. While you have lurked in the shadows of my life … More Forgiveness Friday: I forgive you, Ms. Horse Lover
Dear Humanity, I am one of you, although much of my life I have felt like an alien. From my earliest memories, I have pondered you, and although I was always sure of love, I still always had this feeling that I didn’t quite fit in with you. When I went to school I was … More Forgiveness Friday: I Forgive You, Humanity.