Susan Lacovara

Gold Star - 6,836 Points (1963 / New York)

This Year - Poem by Susan Lacovara

This year...
I will love a little harder
Sleep a little longer
Listen a little better

This year...
I shall be kinder to strangers
Practice tolerance
Be humble and share

This year...
I'll change outdated outlooks
Rearrange unrealized visions
Toss out missed opportunities

This year...
I shall spend less money
While spending more well spent time
I will save riches of the soul

This year...
I'll keep making promises
And keep the promises I make
And promise to make a difference, (no matter how small)

This year...
I will watch more sunsets
Wake up early to catch the sunrise
And wish in every shooting star

This year...
I'll strive for new knowledge
Reflect on wisdom
Seek new ways to apply life's lessons...

Poet's Notes about The Poem

(12/29/13) As the New Year approaches, set fresh eyes on the future...
May 2014 bring PEACE and pleasant days to all. Happy New Year! Do something positive, make a difference.

Comments about This Year by Susan Lacovara

  • Anthony Burkett (1/29/2014 6:29:00 AM)

    A delightful rendition of resolution... touché to you, for providing me a fabulous list of worthwhile pursuits... and wishing you success in your efforts (Report) Reply

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  • Neela Nath Das (1/2/2014 10:21:00 AM)

    Fabulous resolution for this year.Happy new year! (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (1/1/2014 11:07:00 AM)

    wonderful, I like it, thanks. Happy New Year. (Report) Reply

  • Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (12/29/2013 4:45:00 PM)

    May it be the very best year of your life.Looking forward to hearing how well you did at the end of the year.Very positive perspective! (Report) Reply

  • John Brown (12/29/2013 12:03:00 PM)

    Good for you Susan. That's a long list of things to remember though. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, December 29, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, December 30, 2013

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