Thoughts

Living with PTSD

A few months ago I was diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), but I have been living with it for much longer than that. I am thankful for my wife and children because they love and support me unconditionally, and they help me manage my condition. Not everyone is as lucky as I am, so… Continue reading Living with PTSD

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

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