Sidamo

Sidamo: A Journey

A journey of self-discovery takes Paul Castro from the streets of Marietta, Georgia, to the coffee farms of Sidamo, Ethiopia. Losing his job at the bank pushed him into a deep existential crisis that could only be resolved with a life-changing road trip to the unknown. Get your copy of the book HERE This book was… Continue reading Sidamo: A Journey

poetry

Cubiculum

I am lost Looking to find At any cost My own mind   Myself hidden Suffocating opinions Forcibly given Righteous minions   Freedom a sin Thought an offense Faith’s veil thin My only defense   Still I drown In good intentions Hellward bound Forced descension   Hit the brake Stop the fall Lion awake Out… Continue reading Cubiculum

poetry

Hope Breaks Dawn

Beauty fools admire Arrogance does impress Hair burnt by fire Face cracked with stress   Better than reality Roles well played Masking insanity Life these days   Primarily unnecessary Useless bell and whistle Modesty become heresy Currency the epistle   Every one a prostitute Soul sold for grain Vacuous and destitute No devils to blame… Continue reading Hope Breaks Dawn

Thoughts

Condominium of the Heart

For a heart, I try to have a condominium, and I have room for everyone in the condominium of my heart. Some people will try to tear it down from the inside, but I will not evict them. I will try to counsel, nurture and comfort them because even a bad tenant is better than… Continue reading Condominium of the Heart