Author Archives: Pat Cegan

A What?

What noise do I hear? There is a cat by my door. Good grief, it’s a frog! Life in the jungle Always it’s an adventure Faint-hearted beware!

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Can you love me with all my faults? Am I good enough pretty enough smart enough rich enough? Child, no one is loved for their beauty, money or because of their perfection. Love comes from kindness compassion, integrity generosity of … Continue reading

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Sleep, Sleep

S urrender, but how? L ie awake counting woes E ven the crickets are sleeping E very hour equals two P erhaps I’ll sleep tomorrow S weet dreams, I awaken refreshed L ooking forward to a new day E very … Continue reading

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The Bridge

The bridge passes from this world to that. The bridge is constructed of love made firm by commitments; waver and it collapses tossing you into a sea of doubt and fear. How committed are you to leading a life of … Continue reading

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Dragonflies and Helicopters

Sometimes I wish I could hover awhile, just stop the world so I can catch my breath, so I can see past the blur that life has become, to see the blue winged dragonfly hover above an eddy. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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Part of cleaning our past as we move forward on the path of love, is to make restitution to those we have harmed by our actions or inactions; our failure to act with integrity and love. Examine your conscience; return … Continue reading

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Child of God

Little boy inside big man body soul early in its development love him guide him do not judge for he is a child of God just like you

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