Loving the Unlovable III

The Great Pretender When I was a kid, I got introduced to the Motown sound; The Temps, The Tops, The Supremes, Wilson Pickett, Jackie Wilson, The Marvelettes. Along with a wide variety of music – from George Jones to Ira Gershwin to the Georgia Satellites – the music of the Motor City floated through theContinue reading “Loving the Unlovable III”

Loving the Unlovable II

Pity Party This morning, I have a short poem to get us started, I threw a party, a party for one; A party that no one could have undone; A party where nothing went my way; But then again, I planned it that way. I planned to be miserable, let no one forget; I threwContinue reading “Loving the Unlovable II”

Loving the Unlovable I

Running Away Running from yourself The cowboy philosopher Will Rogers said, “Nothing is as stupid as an educated man if you get him off the thing he was educated on.”[1] Don’t believe it? I have more than ninety hours of graduate level education in religion, theology, and social sciences but you could make me lookContinue reading “Loving the Unlovable I”