Happily married, father of four. Writing has always taken a back seat to life, but I seem to always find my way back to it. I've decided to finally trust my mom's lifelong encouragement and write more consistently & let creativity flow!
When you think of 'monsters' you may think of vampires or zombies or a werewolf. Maybe the word conjures up a character from any number of movies you've seen like Freedy Krueger, Jason Vorhees, Michael Myers, or Leatherface (the Chainsaw Massacre).
Christmas has passed, but presence is still important. As we enter 2022 I aim at experiencing Now and the fruits of this pursuit are already being revealed.
We Are All Connected
The oak tree has been growing for several years, but is still quite young. It appears strong, but many of the branches have lost their sense of purpose and unity. They have begun acting autonomously. Instead of working together to grow, they get irritated with one another.
I look through the scope of my rifle, aiming at the chest of the 20-something-year-old man. I’m 45 feet away, but the enhanced view allows me to take in details of what I’m pointing towards.