Tag Archives: Life

I AM ME

I am me. The only person I can be. That is OK– I’m really meant to be exactly as I am– yes, just this way. This is now. In the past, there was a “then,” I grow bits different every … Continue reading

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A BIG DAY

A big day. Or two or three. So much to do. And only thou and me. The freeway rush, the drives, the rides, the buildings that long ago were raised now, slowly, slowly, being razed, the future patients from those … Continue reading

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DAD, I’M GLAD

Dad, I’m so glad your strong self and presence and love I once had. But then, I was grown. . . Time to go out on my own, a time of challenge enough, when, as I would not have thought, … Continue reading

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THE LIST AND YOU

Yes, you can make a perfect to-do list, but when the items start adding up ad infinitum. . . it’s best to check for that little number one you might have missed. Yes, to set priorities +++++ when Life deals … Continue reading

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LIFE SWALLOWED WHOLE

Best not to go hasty and gulp things whole. . . No rest. . . No flow, when you’re tempted and think tasty to scarf stuff down and attempt like so, to learn, get done, produce, create, or nurture, to … Continue reading

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MAGIC WAITING TO BE NOTICED

Life is full of magic just waiting to be noticed. . . So, see it, seize it, lift it, wield it, Go to sleep, and there, recall above reside the stars. . . Day breaks– Wake up, and breathe it. … Continue reading

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LIFE GOES ON– WITH A MIND OF ITS OWN

Life goes on with a mind of its own but it doesn’t always tell you what it’s thinking. Unless you listen. And look and smell and taste and feel. You might miss much (or not) by blinking. For, even with … Continue reading

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