ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

CALM

Updated on August 15, 2011
Uninterrupted Rage at unwanted memories. (Surrealism)
Uninterrupted Rage at unwanted memories. (Surrealism) | Source


Calm that's a word I read in a dictionary once. They said it was characterized by the absence of emotional agitation. Now what is that about? I mean really, absence of emotional agitation, it ain't possible. I know my English is atrocious here, but it gets the point across. Is anyone ever calm? My life seems to be defined by the presence of emotional agitation. It's ever constant, there are times I appear calm, but it's an act believe me. And take my word for it, ain't nobody in this world calm, the presence of emotional agitation can be and is found everywhere. I can even tell when someone is faking it. Paranoid, no not really, just optimisticly surreal. Everybody deal with it and the stress that infects our lives is a demon that sinks in his tentacles and invades every part of our lives. We put on a front to the whole world and only show them what appears to be CALM.

Calm is a word in a dictionary, it is not a reality, at least not from where I stand. I see the stress of my husband and the deep seeded resentment that his life has not turned out “like it should have.” I see the pain in other and there is nothing that I can do to help, no way to guide them out of the darkness. Prayer and Faith are all that I know and yet the pain that I see in others I can't seem to help. I can pray and believe but I see not results. How do you help someone that cannot even admit that there is a problem. Yet I see the pain deep that I can see behind their eyes so deep that they don't even know it's there.

Why do I see these things, why can't I help. God give me the courage to find help for myself, then maybe just maybe I will be able to help someone else. Life interrupted can be so cruel, and calm is just a word in the dictionary.


Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Valerie P Brown profile imageAUTHOR

      Valerie P Brown 

      6 years ago from Jacksonville, FL

      yes ms dora I understand that fully it is spiritual but the spiritual warfare gets to you at times and you just have to let it out. I know that Satan attacks us all, it just gets kinda hard after the bombardment that I have received all my life, and will I am certain will continue to have. When God has you destined for form of purpose in his kingdom and Satan dosen't want you around to fulfill ir. But I haven's nor will I ever givee up. God Has Plans for me and I will not be detered. Bless you ms Dora for your kind Words.

    • MsDora profile image

      Dora Weithers 

      6 years ago from The Caribbean

      So sorry that a sense of calm/peace eludes you. Many of us have felt what you feel. I pray that you will let go of the stresses and allow yourself to experience an inner peace/calm. It's spiritual, then emotional.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)