The Reflection Freestyle

The title is a randomly-generated FAWM title, and I found the words and phrases in some of the reflections in Forward Day by Day.   Who are You? Demographic information. Skin color, level of education. Consternation. Separation. Judging Others. Demanding. Failing. Big deal guilt. Punishing. Paralyzed. Distracted by attractions, addictions. Fully awake, nothing is wasted.… Read More

Failed in Me

Another random title.  Don’t take it too literally.  I am really quite pleased with my life, but the title took me south.   A nasty virus made its way From my finger to my eye. It entered in my bloodstream, But my antibodies cried, “Oh, no you don’t, invader!” And the evil virus died. A… Read More

Drinking Nice

[Again, a random title generated on the FAWM site.] Drinking nice must be taught; It won’t come to you naturally. Given the choice, you’ll swill and belch And laugh and slap your belly. Drinking nice involves a cork Pulled gently, with finesse, A sniff, a nod, a swirling gaze And swishing as a test. Drinking… Read More