Enjoying some Houston/ Gulf Coast Soul today….
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“Because you wasted so much time on me, you made me feel very important.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery, Le Petit Prince
In a town called High Hope
We do our best to sing a weary song.
We fill our lungs to blow these walls out,
But it takes, it takes wind to knock this house down.
I had the privilege to hear these three sisters perform at the Heights Theater in Houston. It was amazing. The theater opened within the last two years and has brought in a plethora of talented music acts. Thankfully, they are still going strong after Harvey crashed the party here in the area recently.
Houston is my “town called High Hope.” You can let it be yours, too.
-D. Marie Prokop, author
“So, hero, are you going to visit?” Nate asks.
Jaycee eyes her purple notebook and winks.
“Of course. I have a story to tell her.”
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Elizabeth wiped the tears from her face and began quoting,
“The days are dark, the ocean surrounds.
My fate is unseen, my fate is not ground.”
The Guardian joined her.
“For God orders all, I am just a mist.
Hovering still, waiting for bliss.
The dark hides me well, my heart longs for light.
I live by this creed—it is all for the bright!”
Olivia smiled, happy her friend still remembered the old poem.
“Ainsling—do you still believe in the red string?”
The Red Knot, Chapter 26, The Recognition
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The other file stared back at him. Threats.
The file was thick. It mostly contained empty claims, but every threat to E.C.C.O. was investigated. The paperwork was ridiculous. There were a few red-flagged threats—ongoing investigations. The two biggest threats at present were the Freedom Restoration Movement and the mysterious Guardian.
–The Red Knot, Prologue
Old timey oldie, (but a goodie). Thanks, Iron & Wine!
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