Treasure Island

Edwina Reizer

(12/22/1937 / LAKEWOOD, NJ)

A FIRE WITHIN


When a fire is burning within
the mind will keep it lit.
Fanning the flame with every breath
will not allow it to quit.

And whosoever has no fire
posesses a mind that's numb.
No amount of fanning the breath
will allow them to become

wired, inspired and filled with passion
for any worldly thing.
They will spend their time here on earth
with never a song to sing.

Submitted: Tuesday, January 25, 2011
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