Poetry: Raindrops

By Monica C. Voskamp   Raindrops upon my soul Both gentle and hard Drops of tears and mistakes Pain joy and regrets.   Raindrops upon my soul Both refreshing and healing While achingly difficult.   The winds blow hard Of storms I didn’t expect But this rain upon my soul Is neither good nor awful. [...]

Motivation: when life is on the rocks

By Monica C. Voskamp See the lonely boat? Maybe its been out there for days, weeks, months... sail torn, radio crackling in and out. Even if land is ahead..fog obscures any sight of hope. This sailor has crossed an ocean of brutality. Life hardships. With a paddle in hand, he dips it into the cold [...]