Who lives with wishes to be stepped upon?
Like a cemented sidewalk,
Condoning to support more than a few cracks.
Who would be conscious to want or welcome that...... more »
I remember a time and 'use' to believe,
All people were totally honest.
And would not entertain the thought to deceive.
No one I knew disrespected consciously.... more »
People can't do anything,
Without some change.
Yet people always fuss about,
A doing of the same unchanged.... more »
Don't be the one to step up to the plate,
Without a purpose or decision to make.
Be the one to step up to that plate,
With a purpose and decision made.... more »
We all do things we shouldn't do,
But still we do them to get done!
Then when someone calls us stupid,
We refuse to accept what we did was dumb.... more »
Difficult they had been to get,
Were those lessons now treasured...
To remember and never forget.... more »
There are those who choose to 'use' others,
In belief this process moves them ahead...
With a taking such steps to get attention.
And to impress the ones left behind...... more »
It takes some people,
A very long time to make up their minds...
To digest what conflicts with their beliefs.
Beliefs set in cracking concrete,... more »
Why is it,
People seeking dirt to find on others...
Seem always to be the ones discovered,
Making attempts to shovel themselves...... more »
What was given to take and had,
Has depleted any leftovers saved.
And that craving to give has been diminished.
With a finishing that may be difficult to accept.... more »
It can be predicted...
Somebody's wanna gonna moan.
Somebody's wanna groan about what's gon'.
And,... more »
Many seldon can't or wont admit it...
The things they've done to do.
Those things they have chosen and committed...
To deny and prove they can hide them too!... more »
Without an interest shown to be given,
Why is it there are people who believe...
Something known by others with an interest given,
Should have been revealed to them...... more »
No one knows with it shown to rehearse,
Where an unpaven road will take them.
There is no map with detailed attractions,
With distractions attached.... more »
One can and when wished,
Modify that which one has created.
To update with changes made if it is so desired.
However...... more »
A kept objective to stay effective,
And not it to neglect...
Eventually reflects a return of respect given,
Everyone should and could expect.... more »
This feeling is like none other.
And unexpected to accept as new.
Easier it is to let go of the past.
To know true happiness I have at last.... more »
The only acceptance a known deception seems to have,
Is the feeding of a greed that benefits the one who receives.
But leaves the one deceived unexpectedly flattered.
Until the repeating of the ...... more »
To concentrate on that which has been gossiped,
With a continuing to ignore the presence of facts...
Doesn't change to remove what has been swept,
Under a rug to be kept hidden and denied...... more »
Never do those things you think are secret,
And are hidden 'cause...
Soon or later find out.... more »
Are you pleased with those deeds that you did were done?
And even if the doing did not please everyone...
Were you happy with the making of 'your' efforts?
And were those efforts that you made ...... more »
Why is it that those who are picked,
To suffer through accusations upon them made...
Are sought after as time passes,
To be the ones most reliable...... more »
Those coming together to take action,
After the fact...
Are always the ones blaming those pro-active,
For taking things out of context.... more »
The writing of poetry has never come easily.
The doing of it requires strict concentration.
It takes both devotion and discipline.... more »
If it is wished and kept mentally fixed,
With a wanting inspired by desire...
Keep that dream to touch.
Taste it to know it with a yearning much.... more »
A trust busted does not mend.
Or heal the pieces to make them invisible.
The effect of it is forever remembered.
And those who say they forgive the act of it,... more »
Memories from days gone to pass,
Each of us has to declare our own.
Some stung by events that have come,
To go with feelings still kept left unhealed...... more »
Never be satisfied with just the taste of things.
Know each ingredient and what it takes,
To create that taste with it savored anytime wished.
And never be afraid the flavor you make becomes ...... more »
Those who naysay the strides made by others,
To ignore or dismiss their deeds as being worthless.
With a negativity promoted to invoke jokes upon their deeds,
Will never mention the time they ...... more »
If it was not for fame to claim.
Or it known to ever exist...
With visions of having it glittered,
To have one's name strobed by spotlight...... more »
Decadence and disobedience.
Disrespect, disgrace and thoughtlessness,
And...... more »
Why be around stuff that collects dust,
Just to rust!
And doing it with a pride done to strut.
Why...... more »
The only time people seem capable,
Of admitting a truth they seldom refuse to do...
Is when they have run out of others to use,
With a blaming to claim them to be...... more »
As expectations and having regrets,
Come and not from them to go...
There are some people who have shown others,
Disrespect and this done for decades...... more »
With their shut and vacant minds...
Are not often cautious,
When making inappropriate and offensive comments...... more »
How many eyes will remain closed,
Or opened but refuse to see...
A creating of dilemmas with such frequency,
That an acceptance of a negligence...... more »
Never will there be an accepted and credible,
Life lived on other planets to exist.
This would reveal a truth that had been deluded,
By those with enforced and kept beliefs...... more »
Be you uplifted with those gifts you get.
Keep them polished with unrelenting persistence.
Never be persuaded to abandon them to quit.
Since jealousy and envy will always be there to insist,... more »
Now sold at what?
Five dollars a barrel?
This is an immediate sign,
That something is not going too well.
Has anyone communicated this,
To those who chose this direction?
And they seem to be okay with this decision?
There just will be more greed.
With those who once had it made in the shade...
To stand with others who demand to feed their needs.
And you all know how improbable that is going to be?
Who is going to touch us anyway?
All Mercedes will be curbed.
And Bentleys will be driven by those deserving.
Why the gloomy ...
When a mind is shut...
Don't try to pry it open.
It is better where it is decaying,
There is hope with others showing
Signs of response.
Those who are replusive...
Are already dead anyway!