Mama was laid Underneath the red flowers Where gentle wind blows Overlooking the green mountains With stories untold . Headstones Hold stories untold Of Hearts lifted And hearts broken Of Simplicity And sophistication Of pride And shame Of regret Of freedom And bondage too . They hold more Than meets the eye Headstones hold stories…… Continue reading Stories untold
I wish I could just give the side eye to Father’s day since I believe mothers are it but I won’t and can never. I have been blessed with the opportunity to watch great Father figures in my life starting with my own dad. Like any other human being, my dad is not perfect but…… Continue reading Father’s day 2017
Thinking she would whizz her way through Texas like a hurricane hitting hard Charming any cowboy she wished leaving them cowboys wishing Two stepping through Amarillo Down to Dallas for the bull ride Finding a bull that caught her eye Lady Jane Realized she couldn’t make it to Austin For… Her hand she had given…… Continue reading Texas stole her heart
“Submission has nothing to do with equality. Men and women are equal, but we have been assigned different roles. Neither role is superior. The Trinity models this concept. The Persons in the Godhead are equal in power and in substance, but each as a different function. Submission is a position we willingly assume in…… Continue reading Brewed Thoughts – Susan Hunt
Hunting was never for him.. He was not about to become the hunted! Wrestling would never be a way to socialize.. He had no wish to get bruised! That local brew made him dizzy just at the sight of it.. He had no intentions of passing out! Tinka actually smiles.. He believes it only human!…… Continue reading Tinka; the village coward!
Looking them in the eye; they say is disrespect! Talking while standing should definitely never happen Adultery will get us banished Adultery will get them praises! Never talk while they are talking; so they say… To speak up is to become a man! To be firm is to disrespect Taboo to marry from that tribe…… Continue reading Taboos for us!
Today he turned 10 Today he must face the knife! No!….Not what you are thinking…. It’s circumcision season in our village Today my brother becomes a man just like our forefathers Today they test his bravery Today they test his will Today the elders separate men from boys Today he must prove his manhood before…… Continue reading Manhood!