"You want to go where everybody knows your name, and they are all glad that you came..." I'm here thinking about the past few weeks. The places I've been, the people I've met, the memories I've made. What was I looking for? And did I find it?
I find that this can be a physical place. I am looking for my next "home". Where would I settle in a new phase of growth as a person, an artist, and a man developing personal relationships? Then I started to think that the place is also in my mind. I need to strengthen the walls of my thoughts so that I can go there and place my faith in making better decisions. Wait, my heart and emotions are a place that needs to be developed. The notes tell that "anonymity breeds sin, that we hate the light for it brings exposure to the truth."
My surroundings, external and internal, tell me that I'm ready to move forward. I am able to share and take on life, not alone, but with others that will strengthen me. I've been alone long enough. On my recent trip, God put persons in place to support not just my journey, but allow me to carry mutual burdens without shame. New friends, mature dialogue, love without expectations. I'm ready