Author Archive: Andre

Lighthouse

Lighthouse Mom, this is a conversation I’ve been meaning to have for a while now. Ever since I can remember, your love has sustained me, your other children and many loved ones. It empowered us to set sail on the world with its climates and landscapes, storms and serenity. Each hardship and victory meant so …

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Small Report

Human history is filled with messages and stories told primarily in pictures and through impressions (feelings) expressed without words. It seems, on observation, that the spoken word takes up an small portion of all thing conveyed between us; and the written word, even less. So how did the written word, which historically held the least …

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The Page

She said to him, I want you to know what I’m thinking. And as he sighed and looked into her face, the words came forth soft and easily, “We should go to the movies more than we do, or on a date somewhere. We always go to restaurants, and the same ones. I’m getting a …

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Full Motion

Flowers and trees only move with a breeze, but always with grace and precision. The heart though is still and responds to my will, yet suffers from my indecision. Come break with the past and become free at last, by confronting the life that besets us. The visions are tainted and guidance is colored by …

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Go

All the time we stand and stare or sit and wonder what or where next we do what will not change or help to overcome the strangest feelings that are passing through our minds belying subtle clues From post to pillar and back again exchanging waves as we pass by the words are piling up …

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Not the same

  Wondering where you are going and imagining what you must do are not quite the same as your presence to spend a new moment beside you along came a phone to give hearing the melody of words from your lips yet the way that they sound is not nearly profound as the touching of …

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The Family Meeting

The family meeting. Good morning everyone. It’s time for a word about family. This time of year, people start to get chills and want to be inside with people who can help us feel warm inside and out. I have a sister who cooks like the world should be waiting outside the door for a …

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This Road Here

This road here teaches something new to everyone on it. And those things that I learn will be no match for yours; for we are not the same. As one is unique, there is mystery in the other. No, don’t let your person be simplified or broken down to make it easier for another to …

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Peaceful Breathing

Peaceful Breathing Here we are in what would be a most beautiful week this year. Leaves, colorful and bright, wave so long to you as they descend to the soil below. The curtain of nature’s summer display closes and at once we are introduced to the new season. Is it any wonder why a tribe, …

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Whom you will become

Whom you will become – | I like the person you are right now. I like the sight of your face, your sound, your touch and even the scent that surrounds us when you are near– so soft and mild. Much of what preceded our encounter is over back there, behind the veil, in the …

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