People

For Frank

I wrote this after a workshop in which the above mentioned looked absolutely wretched, miserable and to be honest near tears. My heart went out to the soulful honest fellow though I didn’t have the bravery to give it to him. I hope he likes it should I get the guts.

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Words to Live By

Turn off the TV And plant a garden Get off the couch And play a game Don’t hit snooze Drink a tea on the porch Don’t do it tomorrow Start today & take aim Life is not work Find joy in what you do Eat food you enjoy Let food inspire you Take a deep breath And now slowly exhale Tell the truth Be mindful of the task at hand Watch your children Listen to the breeze Take a walk…

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Friends

I have always found people to be a disappointment. I thought it was from expecting too much, Now having learned friends are fleeting. I realize that my assumptions are as such: No one wants to hear the truth about themselves, Finding the right words and way was so hard. To gather the courage to finally spill my feelings, Only to find our hearts splayed all over the yard. If anyone was to tell me the truth, I would want it…

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Death

It seems to hold no surprise for me that yet another young life has passed. When is it going to be me or my best friend? It was only yesterday I saw your glad face never thinking of what lay instore. Why do we never say a proper good bye? So confident we’ll see each other again. I’ll miss you. Should have kissed you when I had the chance. You live on in our memories & our minds Your ideals,…

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Sitting….

Sitting here amongst you and all I’m thinking is how I’m going to miss you all as you slowly drift away. Ever notice how time moves so fast & you can never quite grasp the thing you think you should. Think you’ll be remembered for the great things you’ve accomplished, not for long. Nothing yet. Play their game but don’t get stuck in the web. No more for humanity sorry to say. Far too distracted to see you saving grace.…

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The infamous 'They'

They say the world is going to end They pray the world is going to change They give you updates on war as though it’ll get better The try to tell you all about the weather Thy say fifty two percent of marriages fail They say they put your check in the mail They say the children are starving They say the children are fighting They know all about your love and your life They try to control how you…

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Random Quotes ::

"It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.

~ Ansel Adams"

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July 8, 2014