Roses & Brimstone

Yet you do not know what tomorrow will bring. What is your life? For you are a mist that appears for a little time and then vanishes

– James 4:14

I believe that the beauty of life is that it is short, temporary and so fleeting. You treasure something you can’t always have nor grasp eternally. It’s hard to fathom how ephemeral life is when we are heavy laden with the necessities of achieving the archetypal requirements that our societies have set for us. You ought to go to college, get that respectable job, get married, look a certain way, earn a certain wage, be a contributing member of society, be part of a community and the list of expectations and pressures bestowed upon us in our “modern” society is almost inexhaustible and sometimes if I might be so brash, redundant to an extent. Yes, they are imperative, I am…

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About Jonathan Caswell

Mr. Caswell has been composing poetry at least since High School. He has been on WORD PRESS for ten years and contributes to two other blogs beside this one. This blog has a Christian emphasis but all bloggers are welcome. Mr. Caswell chooses to---with permission--re[post material of interest

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