Tag: sick

Why am I Sick? (And a Give away)

I am still sick. It’s been almost a month. At this point it’s a light cough and heavy congestion on the right side of my head. I have reached the point that now and then my ear clears out, and it feels like someone… Continue Reading “Why am I Sick? (And a Give away)”

Obligation: What is it good for?

I keep hearing people ask me if I practice portions of my faith out of obligation. Of course I do. Then they make it sound like practicing my faith, or doing anything in life, as an obligation is negative. Why? Our life is filled… Continue Reading “Obligation: What is it good for?”

No Post, Too Tired

I’m still sick. I have a men’s retreat this weekend that is really intense. I have started doing my morning routine. However, with everything piling up, I did not have time for a well thought out post dotted with adorable pictures. Work has been… Continue Reading “No Post, Too Tired”

Miracle of Cleaning

Life is an endless series of train wrecks…. It’s been a months…. I’d like to say it’s been a day, or even a week, but it has been going on three months, and it is hard to remain optimistic. Usually I can, I can… Continue Reading “Miracle of Cleaning”

Writing With Illness

It started two days ago. My throat was sore and dry, where it hurt to drink water. I figured I woke up, dehydrated, and my own stupidity was the source of my woes. So I drank and I drank and I drank some more.… Continue Reading “Writing With Illness”

Bloody

Wake up with a stuffed nose. Blow it til crimson flows. The blood dyes paper then clots, and as I lay down, as I ponder the past I try to forget and the future which never is, I feel the thick, swollen cells and… Continue Reading “Bloody”

The Sick God

He watched as others ran, Felt as his fever ran Above what it should be. His lungs they ached, Through blurred vision he faked That just fine he could see. So he stood up and ran As fast as any man can Defying weakness… Continue Reading “The Sick God”