desperate – hope (II)

‘Every storm brings with it hope that somehow by morning, everything will be made clean again. And even the most troubling stains will have disappeared. Like the doubts over his innocence or the consequence of his mistake. Like the scars of his betrayal or the memory of his kiss. So we wait for the storm […]

desperate – prayers

“There is a widely read book which tells us everyone is a sinner. Of course not everyone feels guilt over the bad things they’ve done. In contrast there are those who assume more than their share of the blame. There are others who soothe their consciousness with small acts of kindness; but by telling themselves […]

desperate – couples

“Have you met the perfect couple? The two soul mates whose love never dies? The two lovers whose relationship is never threatened. The husband and wife who trust each other completely. If you haven’t met the perfect couple, let me introduce you. They stand atop a layer of butter cream frosting. The secret of their […]

desperate – pasts

“We think of the past as water under the bridge. The current that carries away the mistakes of our youth. The loves we lost. The addictions we gave into. The opportunities we threw away. But sooner or later reminders drift back into our lives of the mistakes we made and sins we committed. We’ve all […]