You Arrived

I stood in the fire, but I didn’t get burned. This angered me because I wanted my body to become ashes. Why not? My soul was already burning in hell, And my spirit was scattered by the hurried winds.   I stood in the middle of the grave wearing my bloody stained white robe. I was crying but I didn’t take notice because of the depths of the pain. A demon stripped away my innocence. He should have buried me.   I was drowning in agonizing thoughts. I ran barefoot through the night of the forest. My feet were bruised and cut opened by the glass on the ground. I […]

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A God of Surprises

During Lent I made a retreat, and the theme of it was on the woman at the well, the Samaritan woman. This is one of the longest conversations Jesus has documented in Bible. After Jesus had been in the desert tempted and without food or water. He came to the city midday and was physically weak. He found this woman fetching water. Jesus asked her for a drink. And we later read that Jesus reveals he is the Messiah. Jesus tells the woman of her past. She has had five husbands. Despite what he knew about her Jesus wanted to speak with her. At the end of the story the […]

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