But we do hold the commitment To do better. We don’t know where we’ll end up But we can all clearly see The starting line. We’re not sure If we’ll have the juice To run the distance But we have enough For the first leg. There are some chronic Social maladies That have plagued society […]Read more "We may not hold full answers"
And maybe its okayTo expect this.To not be offendedWhen they mispronounce your nameOr assume you like mayonnaiseAnd that its really notThe end of the worldIf they don’t like you.People will misundertand youBecause they don’t live in your worldThey have not tasted your painDrank of your joyNor heard your doubts constantly whirringIn the background.So what to […]Read more "People are going to misunderstand you"
When faced with a senseThat people like youIn places like thisHave great odds against themHow do you respond?Some have ascended to the heightsIn search of perfectionHoping to rise above the frayBy sheer perfectionOr its nearest relative.Others have looked at their counterpartsAnd those that will come after themPromising to always have another’s backPointing out the pitfallsLighting […]Read more "Of Shepherds and Perfectionists"