God has no clothes on...

God stopped the rain, she said.  How else could the missionary have found the baby, not crying, in the middle of the rainy season, abandoned on top of the garbage heap, unless she had been guided by God.  It was a miracle, she said. I listened and...

The world is calm?

Someone said, "The world is calm." A statement amongst other statements that made me sit up and say, "Huh?" Sure I understand the relative sentiment behind those chosen words but in the same swoop of thought, I am appalled at them. Those words are...

Take your title and ...

Sometimes I am overcome by an aversion for the reigning mammals on this planet.  Sometimes before I can stop it, I have been influenced  by some of my fellow humans to feel utter and complete loathing towards them. I understand that these beings are...

My Many Lovers

I had many lovers today.  I was willing and vulnerable.  Thirsty. My first poured warm water down my body in a steady stream.  I relaxed under his heat, opening, accepting him into my inner space. He washed away the residue of sleep.  He...

Our deepest need

We desire to express...  us humans. We thirst to be valued for that expression. It is our deepest need. We desire this over food,  as has been observed in babies when their experience does not provide positive feedback recuperation. And when we,...

Hope sleeps...

Exhausted, Hope lies resting and to the untrained eye, one could assume she is done. But look closer and notice, her breathing is  rhythmic and steady. Your observation is correct,  her lack of verve is surprising, nonetheless don't be misled by it....

New Year's

I love to listen to the ocean. I listened to it 24/7 where I was born,  my island off the coast of Africa. I learnt that the ocean's sound can be a lullaby. I felt the force of the tides in my belly. The warmth of the sun is a pleasure...