A Tribute To A Man I Loved

Using the past tense in reference to my late grandfather doesn't sit right with me. It never has, I don't know if it ever will. For a man with so much presence, a man who almost never seemed mortal, especially when we were kids, it still doesn't sit right with me. Today, it's been three [...]

Live. Laugh. Love.

It's been weeks of typing and abruptly shutting my laptop, about eleven weeks of starting to type so beautifully, deleting it and going to sleep, several weeks of being indefinitely unsure of everything, and dwelling on that, wrongly so. Several weeks of God's goodness, through it all. Several weeks of learning to trust in Jesus [...]


Funny how picked my title after going a bit into the paragraphs, naming it after the last production of Crested Crane, which I oversaw. Funny also, how I picked the name, because, thinking retrospectively, I realize that it wasn't just for UEAB that we were reflecting, but also for me, my self, as an individual. [...]

A new dawn

01/05/19 Thanks, thanks I give you thanks For all you've done I'm so blessed My soul has found rest Oh Lord, I give you thanks It's been an exceptionally tough year this far, and to get here is something I never saw coming. Ever. I'm blest. My heart is still too full. Until later, love, [...]


She, In the dark, Found light Brighter than many can ever see. She, Within herself, Found loveliness, Through the soul's own mastery And now the soul receives From her dower: The message of strength Of inner power. ~Langston Hughes via Kwamboka O'Kireki Photo: John Newton, Unsplash