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Bright Ballon

Helium balloon on a string bright, bobbing in breezes filled with my beliefs and dreams. I let it go, up, up it floats becoming a speck, then gone. I am left empty of hand and heart yet somehow finally complete … Continue reading

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EMPATHY

E ach person has their perspective M ore and more I want to know how others view the world P erhaps empathy is the key to peace A ble to perceive how another’s experiences life T ake the time to … Continue reading

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Layers of Life

Layers of morning-tinged clouds air sweet and cool new day dawning filled with promise and opportunity a chance to begin again We need not hold on to the past hopefully we learn from it then let it go free of … Continue reading

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Aging

Birthday candles one for every year until they resemble forest fires of years lived Lines creating stories around eyes, mouth and neck grouch or quick to laugh displayed for all to see on a aging person Pot-bellied old men playing … Continue reading

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Candle of Time

  Ordinary, typical just one more of many roses, diamonds, stars each uniquely special through quite the same I am an ordinary woman more of some, less sometimes, too forgotten too soon, a mote, then gone yet while I am … Continue reading

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Blossoming

My heart is a flower opening to full bloom in the light of Your love until it expands into a garden filled with blossoms of every hue each a part of Your bouquet.

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Quit Praying

I quit praying how relieved God must be blah-blah-blah in His ear all day long whining, complaining, begging trying to manipulate with soon forgotten promises So now I listen to what comes my way practice gratitude explore humility learn compassion, … Continue reading

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