I saw this piece of graffiti on my commute one morning and fell in love with it. I'm glad I was able to snap a pic as we raced by this morning. Happy Friday!
The Parable of the Trees
A lesson inspired by a glance out the window on a stormy Saturday morning.
Lost in the Vacuum
The twinkle in your eye The intonation of your voice All of it lost In the Vacuum The lie in your smile The truth in your tone Again, lost, To the Vacuum Don't leave me here Strange things happen here I am unguided, untethered Reckless, in the Vacuum Words Naked on a page Void of [...]
You don't look at me You used to Though it was never to see beauty Was beauty there? In your eye, I wonder Cracks and specks Errant things All disected and discerned, under your eye All the little things, The desperate things The shame-filled things Left to wonder How desperate I was To have your [...]
Rest For you are safe here Though storms may rage against you Trust For you are safe with me I am your anchor When carried away on life's rapids It's fateful twists and devilish turns Look to me The rooted branch, Outstretched and still Firm, in the midst of chaos Reach for me Hold steadfast [...]
A New Start – Indeed
New Year. New Storytelling Tools.
Recriminations, old and new, haunt corners Whispering doubts Filling empty spaces with angst Inharmonious rumblings swirl in place Howling, empty and frightening Discordant and terrible Harrowing to face the truth. For it's a lie to claim there is nothing left to say There is one thing. Though we can barely bring ourselves to acknowledge it [...]
The prettiest things The most delicate things We put them on display To enjoy and relish To hold dear What is a garden? Sights and scents Textures and flavours And still, so much more Designed to entice and inspire awe, They teach us patience and humility Provide sanctuary, and Give solemn respite to the weary [...]
Let’s Go Places with Jason Glavin
Join me for a conversation with fellow creative, non-fiction writer, Jason Glavin as we talk travelling the world pre and post COVID, the joys and challenges of being an indie author, the wisdom of fortune cookies, and where he developed his love of writing. Jay's going to take us on an adventure. Let's Go! #JasonGlavin [...]
New Platform. Who Dis?
I'm joining the A/V Club!