“I sense we are under a dark cloud of cynicism.” (Jennie Allen, IF:Gathering, 2014) Is that what we call that gray thing looming over me? I don’t sense it, I know this dark cloud of cynicism. It has become my … Continue reading
Like the quickly fleeting green flash at sunset, I sometimes glimpse a truer picture of who I am: I am a self-proclaimed ruler doing everything I can to keep my little kingdom going. Having everything in its place, lacking nothing, and leaving no space for surprises are the intangibles of my rule. Never panic. Never beg. Keep calm and carry on.