Slow-beating broken

It’s the slowing beat, a broken rhythm, the pulse of unanswered questions. The pulse weak and the cause still undiscovered.      The back of the throat catches at the back of the mind’s doubt and I fight with myself over what is real. Abnormal, too slow, “are you even alive?” half-jokes at the awareness …

Reprimand

*A friend once told me, while we were discussing the effect Satan can have on our daily life, on the daily temptations and stumbles, that he uses 3 words to get himself back on track, and to get the lies out of the way: “Stick it Satan!” I admittedly laughed at this declaration, but it …