Loving the Unlovable IV

I’m mad as $%#@ and I’m not going to take it anymore! I’m Mad AS %$#@! Do you ever get mad? I mean really mad; like screaming, yelling, throwing stuff mad? You look at the situation you are in, realize there is horrid injustice in it (at least from your perspective), and you just, plain,Continue reading “Loving the Unlovable IV”

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”