Tag Archive | life lessons

Tis Naught But Tattered Cloth

Such an over-worn tattered cloth, edges frayed, many miles hard traveled stretched and straining to carry its burdens, keeping safe and protected precious things small rips and yellowed with stains it is weary, yet refuses to be unraveled .   Such an over-used tattered cloth, silent companion, doing its job as expected unfailing and uncomplaining […]

Appreciate Moments

Complaint Feigned objection Woefully busy days Filled with necessary tasks Painfully soon they fade away Lamentation Sleepless night Racing minds query Thoughts loudly waking thinker Shockingly and suddenly comes stillness Imagining Unscheduled day Nothing needing doing Just sitting without movement Sadly those days are approaching Seeker Of silence Place without people Less meeting or discussion […]

Of Self

BELIEVE in the truth you create. nothing another forces you to is the truth of your spirit only where you choose to stand can serve to change your view.   TRUST in the world you build. no one can then say to you, “what you are is without value” only the one who built the […]

Echo

The depth and cadence of this rhythm that circles my heart and soul cannot be escaped or ignored relentless as the bells that toll   The power and strength of this force that pushes my life wearying my limbs cannot be escaped or ignored frightening as it plays out its whims   The height and […]

Echo

The depth and cadence of this rhythm that circles my heart and soul cannot be escaped or ignored relentless as the bells that toll   The power and strength of this force that pushes my life wearying my limbs cannot be escaped or ignored frightening as it plays out its whims   The height and […]

Keep Them

Words whispered in careless disregard …..aloft as so much dust, clinging to all it might touch They float laying low as cloudy grey fog …..regarded as truth, these lies to which we clutch   Words written so easily jotted down …..filling up space on unlined page spread before They weigh upon whiteness deluding thought …..fooling […]

Watchfully

I am to not notice your presence yet do so watchfully, pretending not to see yet seeing I am to walk past unacknowledged yet do so painfully pretending not to hurt yet hurting I am to stay away intentionally yet do so in sorrow, pretending no effect yet quite affected I am to not have […]