Storms

June 30, 2005By Josh Allan DykstraLife No Comments

Today in Michigan it rained; The sky turned a blue the shade Of a deep, angry ocean And the atmosphere cracked Like someone quite large was Ripping the sky in half. It Was Beautiful. //

still fighting it

April 1, 2005By Josh Allan DykstraLeadership No Comments

I just watched the video for Ben Folds’ song Still Fighting It — probably my favorite off his “Rockin’ The Suburbs” record. You, too, can be ripped from your present earthly state and thrust into a world of nostalgia and emotion by simply pressing PLAY above. I’m not sure why I feel the need to … Read More

My Life, A Movie

March 16, 2005By Josh Allan DykstraLife No Comments

(This post was mostly taken from a rare journal entry of mine back in August 26, 2003. It was just returned to my thoughts by this interview with Eugene Peterson.) It seems to me that the masses of the American public, myself included, desire to live their lives in the magical moments of a movie … Read More