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I'll Be Happy When... (The Big Lie) - Poem by Poem by

Happiness is not hiding
but rarely is found
Happiness is abiding
only in the NOW
all around

It will never be
down the road a bit
nor will it be
when there is more wit

All that lies ahead
in future is false
it's here right now
dancing the NOW Waltz

If true happiness
is not my lot
wrong interpretations
I have bought

When all that disturbs
loses it power
happiness is restored
in that holy hour

Good fortune?
'Maybe' or 'Is it so? '
I don't judge,
just glow with the flow

Topic(s) of this poem: love

Form: Blues Poem


Comments about I'll Be Happy When... (The Big Lie) by Poem by

  • Akhtar Jawad (2/12/2017 5:39:00 AM)


    When all that disturbs
    loses it power
    happiness is restored
    in that holy hour..............................great poem, sir.
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  • Savita Tyagi (9/28/2016 5:11:00 AM)


    When all that disturbs looses its power happiness is restored....a truth tested again and again and time makes the practice of doing perfect. (Report) Reply

  • Liza Sudina (11/17/2015 4:14:00 AM)


    Happiness hides in every atom! (Report) Reply

  • Poem By (10/12/2015 1:37:00 AM)


    it is simple truth
    .........................
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  • Abdulrazak Aralimatti (10/12/2015 1:05:00 AM)


    All that lies ahead
    in future is false
    it's here right now
    dancing the NOW Waltz

    Verily, the poem invites me again and again
    and so, I read it again and comment and rate
    and add it to my poem list.
    (Report) Reply

  • Melissa Tamayo (10/9/2015 5:07:00 PM)


    Your work is mind blowing. I love your work thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • (8/22/2015 11:26:00 PM)


    ........very nice...great message, thanks for sharing the secret ★ Happiness is abiding
    only in the NOW
    all around
    (Report) Reply

  • Abdulrazak Aralimatti (4/6/2015 7:55:00 AM)


    Truly said, true happiness is the one experienced in the selfless way. (Report) Reply

  • Kelly Kurt (4/3/2015 8:08:00 PM)


    A wonderful poem. I like your style! (Report) Reply

  • Kim Barney (3/26/2015 4:08:00 PM)


    Cute phrase:
    Glow with the flow.
    I love it!
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  • Neela Nath Das (3/25/2015 9:52:00 AM)


    A great philosopher you are! Loved reading! (Report) Reply

  • (3/25/2015 12:39:00 AM)


    You pretend to be care free,
    And not sure of your links,
    But you are much deeper,
    Than you want people to think
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  • Michael Mcparland (3/25/2015 12:05:00 AM)


    Wonderful as always my brother. :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Poem Edited: Monday, October 12, 2015


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