'Be proud of your accomplishments done.',
This I would say to anyone.
Too many sit prepared to criticize.
And despise an attention someone else gets.... more »
The only people heard 'continually' expressing,
Their entitlements expected have been neglected...
And have received less respect,
Are those who have selfishly fed their greed...... more »
I enjoy what Spring brings.
The freshness of the air,
Supplied by the budding of leaves on trees.
A warming of a breeze that once could freeze.... more »
Blue collar workers feeling used.
And being replaced,
By a robotic hasted pace.... more »
Nobody seems to dream of visits on Neptune.
With a giving of its wonder and suspense.
There is nobody that seems to speak with curiosity,
Of how life lived on Neptune would be.... more »
It's not a statement of defiance,
I wear my hair in dreads.
It's who I am...
And I'm proud to show them.... more »
'Is there some way to save us from ourselves? '
Of course there is.... more »
With a walk of pride,
And heads held high.
Displaying a confidence seen and undenied.
Some come to think of this still as arrogance.... more »
Aging are many people,
Insecure and adolescent.
Afraid to take that step,
To another stage without regret.... more »
It no longer matters,
As to which rules are chosen to change.
Or who believes a doing will benefit,
Those biased causes that have faded away.... more »
Does it seem as obvious as it is,
That the ones unafraid to take risks...
Have faced challenges and experiences,
To mature from them and benefit.... more »
Bloated with promoted poses,
Upheld and exposed.
Picked to be the ones depicted,... more »
When the importance of being human...
Becomes thought of as a gift to share,
With others equally blessed and knowing it...... more »
Learn to spell...
Learn to articulate,
With unmistakable known and correct...... more »
It's just a bunch of unconfessed mess,
Allowed to simmer until it boils over...
From a pot neglected set high to heat,
By those who felt it could be ignored...... more »
We all graduate,
To various stages that take place.
With a leaving behind that which has been defined,
As our minds expand to face new challenges.... more »
Whatever it is kept,
We keep to believe...
Nothing about how we breathe,
Changes.... more »
You don't know the place I come from.
I'll leave you standing alone!
Standing alone.... more »
How can anyone conscious of a deed done...
They were not aware of it?... more »
If I knew in my heart,
I was right.
I would not fight...
I'd walk away.... more »
When sweet love is sent to you,
The heart that sends it
Shoulders your reception,
Holds you accountable...... more »
The only ones offended...
And pretend they have a right,
To fight against and defend
Expressions that lend themselves... more »
The demons are up before dawn.
Exercising their right,
To throw havoc on your path.
They are up before you yawn...... more »
A shawl and bonnet she wore
From an era gone.
On a dusty road...
She walked bare foot,... more »
There is so much more to life,
Than the gathering of stones to throw
Or marathon talks about blues and strife.
Do people like that...... more »
Don't show me your back,
Give me eye contact.
Stop staring at the ground.... more »
I believed the Ten Commandments,
Were sins we were not to commit.
And I understand them as 'commands'!
And not to be applied as 'we' see fit!... more »
You believe you have something I want.
Something of value,
I need to possess.... more »
Even during a crisis...
There will still be those,
Who will need their eyebrows done.
Fresh weaves to pick.... more »
There are many who are forced,
To do those things they dislike.
And many who experience...
The act of sacrifice.... more »
This could be a good idea for those competitive,
And considering as a device to separate themselves...
From those also seeking employment,
A doing of something that is guaranteed...... more »
Greater than a picked image,
One worships transfixed.
Greater than a mighty storm,... more »
Which liars deny,
They did or did not tell...
The bigger lie.
Or acknowledge any used,
To coverup any known!
Only shows that lies,
Are being told!
And on a daily basis,
They have been sold!
The entire system created,
Has been built on them.
Where has the honesty ever thrived...
When even the churches,
Are dens of sins!
Integrity seems to be known by those ostracized.
Those who speak with a truthfulness,
Who are character assassinated...
And dragged through the mud,
A society that is witnessed falling ...
You may never know
That I am troubled too.
You may never know that,
Like I do.
You may never see me frown
Or hold a grudge...
But I have been down.
So low I couldn't budge!