Tag Archives: Self-love

A SWEET VALENTINE FROM THE PAST

Give yourself a little gift of thoughtful, loving service. . . after your need, or else, some thing that somehow simply makes you pleased. . . And it may befall that you forget, and later rediscover it, which multiplies your … Continue reading

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ALLOW ME

[This one is a new and (I think) improved version of an older poem, which I originally posted on January 13, 2015.] “Allow me. . . ”: Something someone says to you, in kindness, and in offer of a service … Continue reading

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ADDICTION

Addiction. Notice it. . . though you may embrace it, and, at the thought of stopping you court down dirty struggle in the wrangling and pain of un-pluggle, which will strain, burn and chafe you before you can ever come … Continue reading

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IF SOMEBODY LOVES YOU

If somebody loves you, and you know it, it proves there’s something there to love, even if you, when you don’t know it. So get to work. And find a way to get to know it. And love it.

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A PRAYER FOR THE KISS OF LOVE

Hey, you! (Me!) Please send me a kiss to every last cell of this, my one body. Free unshackle these ankles, these wrists, from the stall of the structure and spirit that, it seems, have gone limp and flat with … Continue reading

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PRESENT LOVE TO YOU

Love must be present. Give it to yourself. It helps. Regardless whether you don’t think you deserve better– not by law’s spirt, nor its letter– than what you’ve come to do so far most usually, yourself. Dreams shoved aside. . … Continue reading

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LOVE YOURSELF, NO MATTER WHAT

Love yourself, no matter what it takes, in laxness and in tension; alone or with much help from others, of kinds that’s fit (or not) to mention. It’s crucial down to who you are, in sojourns near or journeys far … Continue reading

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