|I have a God. I always
have had since I remember.
Of course, in the beginning,
He was kind of scary. I mean;
|“If I should
die before I wake,
pray the Lord my soul to take”
Is scary stuff when you’re
only three and don’t know what a "soul” is, and didn’t know you had one.
Then there were a lot
of “Thou shalts” and “Thou shalt nots”, which made life awkward at times,
especially the “Shalt nots”.
But over time it got easier.
There were teachers
and books and education
and experience, and eyes to see and ears to
hear, and hearts to feel with.
So with all this preparation,
I looked at our beautiful world and I believed.
I believed that the Sun
gave energy, and the Rain nurtured.
The Breeze cooled and
the Snow invigorated and made the world look pretty.
gave us dreams at night, and the Stars
were what we wished
Poetry and Literature
lifted the Spirit, while Music touched the Soul.
smile was a thing of Joy, and a friend’s
touch was a sign of caring.
was the color of roses and berries and the cheeks of a newborn
baby, and, yes, the Sunrise.
that was then and this is now.
see, I didn’t know I was an Infidel.
here are a few thoughts which trouble me.
it the musings of an Infidel.