Exertion Pushes me Within a crowd A light burning on Amidst the volume Frenetic Fatigue chases me Weighing on my words Turning my food To dust In my mouth But, oh, the bliss Of solitude waiting A chance To spit out The bitter ends Of every murmur And every distraction That tears At my mind … Continue reading The Introvert #wwwblogs
Les Mots #InternationalPoetryDay
The words saved me Pulling me away Into adventures I could not imagine Taking me to places My eyes had never seen The words were magic Casting visions Of beauty and bliss No matter the world around me Words create Worlds and wonders A beginning to everything Weaving reality With their power ~ Caroline A. … Continue reading Les Mots #InternationalPoetryDay
Why I Run.
I'm sore today. The funny thing is, today was a walking day. Well, mostly walking, just a short pace of running, and a nice walk followed by a good stretch. Mileage has increased. At the end of July my long run will pass marathon distance, so I don't hit the wall in the actual marathon. … Continue reading Why I Run.
Friday Philosophy…Joseph Campbell
Instead of a theme, I thought I'd go with quotes from one thinker. "Find a place inside where there is joy, and the joy will burn out the pain." "Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls." "Your life is the fruit of your own doing. You have no … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Joseph Campbell
Today was the day: my first book signing took place from 11 this morning until 5 this evening. I had an amazing group of people come through all day - both friends and loved ones, as well as perfect strangers. The community events manager and I are looking at when to schedule the next one! … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Bliss