The Meek


Dictionary Definition

  • Showing patience and humility; gentle.
  • Easily imposed on; submissive.
  • To make meek; soften; render mild, pliant, or submissive;

Biblical Definition

Based on the various Scriptures in which meekness is used, we can come up with a pretty good working definition of what it is. Meekness, according to the Bible, is being humble and gentle towards others and willingly being submissive and obedient to the Lord. It is not being selfish and arrogant, loud or obnoxious. Rather, it’s having a quiet but confident trust in the Lord and being willing and able to do whatever it is He commands. In regards to how a meek person would treat others, they would definitely be humble and gentle both in their words and in their actions.

When I was in the army I had a platoon sergeant, SSG Manning who was a Christian. He did not cuss, smoke, or drink. He…

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I ain’t scared of much, and you’re going to think this is funny, but I am terrified of Praying Mantises. They paralyze me. One of the most alien insects on the planet.

So I picked it up and carried it outside. It didn’t deserve to die because of my fear. That says something.

Well, I couldn’t let it get in the car now could I? I’d have had a heart attack and wrecked the thing.

Not about me. Things, people, ideas don’t deserve to die because of fear.

That’s it. That’s the post.


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Steven Universe “Both of You”


The original guitar demo for “Both of You”

Unlike “It’s Over,” which I wrote and rewrote obsessively, this one poured out in one try.

Zach, Aivi, Surasshu and Jeff Ball did such a beautiful job with this one, I love how it came together.

Being a divorcee, with a child together, this makes me so weepy because my exhusband is such a huge asshole who can’t see the forest for the trees and would do anything to erase my existence from our daughter’s brain.

on top of that, i’m such a huge SU fan…yes, me, a middle aged mom. The story arc leading to this moment over three seasons makes me fucking WEEP. Yes, I’m a big fucking pussy. I cry over everything.