The Misrepresented 

they have a voice  just never their own always politicized to polarize with  emptiness in return I don't need this right now  if ever But still, it never stops

mྂoྂrྂeྂ from Ojai, oh!

Then, shots were fired... Four dead in Ohio Matthew Matthews  takes a couple of steps forward in a nonaggressive manner, but that's not what Roland sees.

Just like Sister Ray says 

Gaslighting is a form of psychological abuse used by narcissists in order to instill in their victim’s an extreme sense of anxiety and confusion to the point where they no longer trust their own memory, perception or judgment. The techniques used in “Gaslighting” by the narcissist are similar to those used in brainwashing, interrogation, and [...]

just like you

you're never there when I need you but always around when I don't

There weren’t always 4…

On the continued quest for the truth about the 12 days of Christmas and using the format of the advent calendar to reveal some pearl of wisdom or at least authentic reflection of time and place, this 21st of December, 2015 years after the death of the boy about to be born, according to my [...]

Day 4 is 12 

The countdown begins. The myth gets perpetuated so that anyone not fulfilled by the hegemony of ideas feels vacant and lacking, in some way infinitely sad.  Walking around the 'fair' for local artisans, at first, as with almost everything of late, a specific memory hit me:  the Virginia Beach Waterfowl Festival with my father the [...]