My Malu

This Spirit, did not examine bloodlines, or add up years spent, nor tally words learnt. This identity, called like a lover, impossible to resist. It stood at the door and knocked. It asked only of the heart, and waited for just one word. And with my Yes, came freedom. Unexpected. Arresting. Because I have listenedContinue reading “My Malu”

The Space Between Breaths

You have to be still to notice stillness. The space between breaths. The gentleness of God whispers.  You have to stop to hear the heartbeat.  Surrender to the moment, this one, right now. Fully aware, in tune, in sync, eyes wide open, heart flung free.  The presence of God. His presence, soft and peaceful. HisContinue reading “The Space Between Breaths”

Feed Faith Instead

This fearful thought, imaginings run wild. Fearful imaginings, scenarios and stories. What might be, and what might not. Night-time filled with twisting thoughts. Flipped over, worn smooth and dropped like knots dug deep. Ends that may come. Or not. Brain and heart collude, sleep denied, peace refused. Vain imaginings, fear flamed bright, fueled by thoughtContinue reading “Feed Faith Instead”