Miguel sold us chicle in la Parque Central again (por “10 quetzales”) and Katie and I were able to play with Miguel, Hugo, y Mario for about 45 minutes. And, for a time, they were able to be kids. Miguel is 7 and says he is in the park from 5am until 8pm every day of … Continue reading Innocence Revealed
As we walked through the tall grasses and stepped onto the frozen sand - our souls paused. To soak in the supreme serenity and majesty of the sunrise. Predawn beckoned the fiery orb forth and wholly broke the darkness. Yes, during the predawn, the skies proclaim the arrival of something greater than the passionate pinks, furious fuscias, and blossoming blues… It proclaims the coming … Continue reading As we walked through the tall grasses…
The Sun casts rays on the sea of wheat, producing a golden glow. The warm assurance that He will indeed come again soon.
Trapped inside an iron cage A lioness paces, entranced with rage The gate has been ajar But, stubborn, she circles Wishing it would be locked so that she could set herself free
If a man never developed the ability to speak… What do his thoughts sound like? Or should I ask, what do his thoughts look like?
Throughout this book, Shasta finds out piece by piece that there had been a plan the entire time, from the beginning of his life when the fisherman found him as a baby. There was a plan and a purpose that allowed for Shasta to live with that awful man as a slave. It was planned … Continue reading The Horse & His Boy, Part 2
Have you ever read C.S. Lewis’s The Horse & His Boy? There’s the link to purchase it if you haven’t…because you should. It’s my favorite in the Narnia series so far (although I haven’t finished the series yet…). If you have read the book, do you remember the part when Shasta comes into Narnia hungry … Continue reading The Horse & His Boy, C.S. Lewis
As I was reading in my Bible the book of Hebrews, I came to the tenth chapter and paused after reading the first verse. As I continued on through the chapter, I was astonished to see all of the connections that Plato’s Theory of Forms has with the Word of God. Hopefully this will enlighten … Continue reading Plato’s Theory of Forms
~Abstract Nouns~ So, going along with Plato’s theory that every form found here on Earth is just a representation of the truer Form, he approaches the concept of equality. In my version, I extend the concept of perfection to succumb to the same scrutiny as equality. The idea of equality is intangible - Plato gives … Continue reading Perfection
The Evil One shakes When holy identity Becomes realized