Can we remove fear’s power over us?

Fears easily win When I lose faith that there is  A pathway forward It seems that the quickest path to despair is giving up on finding a way forwards. That there are solutions to problems. Perhaps even that there’s any sort of solution. Sometimes, it’s easy to get so enmeshed into the details any problem […]

The Freshman Suicide

A freshman committed Suicide  Died last night, I hear the wail Of robbed potential, The silent home A room, empty, Where homework  Should be studied, Driving lessons  Rehashed, Proms planned,  Eventually weddings, childbirth  Joyful transition  Parent To grandparent, Planning OUR funerals, Not of a child.  Funerals for children  Brutal Life is fragile.