The Seductiveness of Hate

The compelling poem, Hate for Sale, by author, Neil Gaiman, was enough by itself. Seeing it visualized and vocalized under the direction and animation talents of Anna Eijsbouts and voice of Peter Kenny, respectively, made me take time to reassess where my personal perspectives toward life around me lay.

Hate for Sale from Anna Eijsbouts on Vimeo.

Ending To Start

Often absorbed
into how an ending
to anything life threw
took place, we end up
missing the start
of our promise
to a new beginning.
Keep looking and
moving foward to
enjoy new starts
to their fullest.

© C.I. Mues


Final moves stand closer
than we see or feel.
Still much to do!
You reached midway;
keep pace.
Make it to the finish!

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Invisible Crutch


Photography Cala Gonone, Italy by Alexander Fradellafra (Creative Commons Licence)

Invisible Crutch

Too many choices
Voices clutter
Delicate decisions
On daily life.

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Quote: Thomas Merton On Love

“The beginning of love is the will to let those we love be perfectly themselves, the resolution not to twist them to fit our own image. If in loving them we do not love what they are, but only their potential likeness to ourselves, then we do not love them: we only love the reflection of ourselves we find in them”