Born in Hammersmith, London in the early 70's 'Mack' as he likes to be known is a long time creative writer with a special ability to capture the essence of an emotion in the written word.
The son of a Graphic Designer he grew up watching his father's effortless ability to express himself in a visual artistic manner. To his frustration Mack was about as useful with a pencil and paper as... more »
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Simon Mack Poems
Ode To Life
What we build in a lifetime can be destroyed in a minute, Watch what you say acknowledge your limit. Take breath and give pause when a fork in the road nears,
No friends, No life, No self respect.
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Ode To Life
What we build in a lifetime can be destroyed in a minute,
Watch what you say acknowledge your limit.
Take breath and give pause when a fork in the road nears,
Choose left or right wisely and avoid hindsight tears.
This life comes but once opportunity fleeting,
Embrace what feels right with a smile and warm greeting.
Trust in your instincts and keep your mind clear,
Be open to opinion but don't believe all your hear.
Set yourself goals don't make them dreamed notions,
Specific stepped targets will keep you in motion.
Be polite to ...