Tag: Dr. Vaughn

Speaking

Flowers from event at Wesley United Methodist Church in Alexandria, VA

Two people were in a relationship when one was speaking. Every choice was discussed; again one was speaking. Actions present here created with a distant mind. Control and freedom within one was speaking. Happy and silence are cherished for love and reward. Fearing thoughts since a…

Incorporated

from Letters and Papers from Prison By Dietrich Bonhoeffer: “I will write to you in Italy about the Song of Solomon. I would in fact read it as a song about earthly love, and that is probably the best ‘christological’ interpretation.” Rightly do they love….

In the thought of the marrows

Photo of log at Roux 61 in Baton Rouge, LA

“GOD guard me from those thoughts men think In the mind alone; He that sings a lasting song Thinks in a marrow-bone;” – from A Prayer For Old Age – Poem by William Butler Yeats, 1935. The completeness of being happy did not have…

Unclassifiable

“The ideal of every science is that of a closed and completed system of truth. … Phenomena unclassifiable within the system are therefore paradoxical absurdities, and must be held untrue.” – William James, The Will to Believe: And Other Essays in Popular Philosophy, 1912 “The…

Life Steward

Trees in Arlington, VA

Brokenness sounds Like a branch with a slight tear. Compelling discourse of imagined err. Possible hurt is as now. But wholeness is shrugged Like the healthy bough. Photo of Arlington, VA