Tag Archives: Gratitude

WHEN PEOPLE LIKE YOU

When it’s plain that people like you, just one on one, or a whole slew, it helps your mood to rise more high, and maybe even higher still when you relax around that fact and let yourself enjoy that at … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SMILE AND SAY, “PRETTY PLEASE”

Yes, smile and say, “Pretty please. . .” but especially, say, “Thank you.” For, then, at the next time that you sneeze, you’re much more apt to receive another hanky, you.

Posted in Humor, Poetry, Quick reads, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

COUNT THE GOOD

Count the good– the room to breathe, dependable solidity (yeah, knock on wood). . . But feel, too, the tough– the moments when you deeply grieve, the pains with which you heave and seethe, boot-shaking things that have you shudder … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THANK GOD FOR WHATEVER’S WORKING

Thank God for every big and little thing that’s working. . . for so much stuff acts up like duds and wrecks your natal urge to sing, as it heavy on your calm and natural joy is jerking. Focus on … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE WHERE AND WHEN OF GRATITUDE

Gratitude happens. In the present. But if, right now, it seems a challenge, to find a place which feels right as a locale for gratitude to fasten, Sometimes, a tiny trip down memory lane Can unearth treasures, pleasures, sorrow, joy … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetic Musing (Longer Poems) | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

WHEN SOMEONE BELIEVES IN YOU

It can feel so good when someone believes in you. Even if it’s just because they’re a good human being, who believes in human beings, and they choose to treat you like a human being. Sometimes that is all it … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Prose, Quick reads, Short thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

STEPPING FURTHER INTO THE DANCE

Difficulty helps move you along for there you will learn things you couldn’t, had you not had to be so strong. And it moves you further yet along, when you step up to dance with it, and sing to it … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Quick reads | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment