Poem: Armour

ArmourBoth protects and numbs.It protects:My heart from pain;My soul from risk;My mind from despair;My body from intimacy.It numbs:My desire for love;My highest hopes;My capacity for faith;My openness to vulnerability.Tai Chi cultivates chiBy allowing it to flow.Blockages and woundsMelt away in the flow of energy;Incompatible with the armour I wear.ArmourBoth protects and numbs.SpiritGrant me the courageContinue reading “Poem: Armour”

The Force, The Spirit, and Taoism

I’ve been meaning to post something about this for a while, but I’ve never quite found the proper way to do it. I am still not sure that this is the correct way, but I thought I’d take a stab at it. I differ from standard Christian doctrine on a number of points, and IContinue reading “The Force, The Spirit, and Taoism”