Breathe

As I lay back in my chair letting my mind drift away, I turn on some music and replay the events of my day Anything that didn’t go in a way that I wanted, I play it in my head as a day undaunted  The air that I breathe is cleaner than before, When I…

Poetry

Poetry speaks to us in a special kind of way We look deep inside ourselves for the right words to say We string these words together with love and intent We can say whatever we want We don’t need your consent Write what you feel When it’s too hard to speak Don’t think for a…

Emotions

Please forgive me, If I ever let you down My head is filled with thoughts, And it is making me drown My sensitive soul, Is soft to the touch Whether it’s good or bad, I feel it all so much Sometimes I hate it, Other times I’m glad Because having no emotions, Is actually sad …

Rain

She looked up at the sky, As she stood in the pouring rain She needed a distraction, To ease her from her pain But it wasn’t exactly easy, To suppress what she tried to hide No one knew how she felt, It was only when she cried Finally you could see it, The hurricane within…

Time

Time goes by, Like a river flowing steady We must learn to go with it, Even if we’re not ready Time stops for no one, We must learn to seize the day Take time to smell the flowers, And say what you have to say Life is unpredictable, Something we often forget Being kind to…

New Day

I wake up to the sunshine, A smile on my face I turn over and see my best friend, I know I’m in a safe place I look up at the ceiling, I thank God for another day I let my feet hit the floor, And I let faith lead the way I take a…

Feelings

The way he makes me feel, It’s hard to really say It’s like walking outside, On a clear sunny day I feel at peace, And my mind is free It’s as if I was once blind, But now I can see He has the most genuine soul, The prettiest blue eyes Every time I look…

GRATITUDE – a choice, a practice, an attitude

“In order to achieve contentment, one should cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously.”  This was said by Ralph Waldo Emerson – and it couldn’t be more true. Stop for a moment and think about something that makes you happy, something that comforts…