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Favorite Quotes: Success

“… to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” ~~ Ralph Waldo Emerson ~~ ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012

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“Time to Say Goodbye”

Change of our life’s plans Lofty dreams and promises Evaporated Poignant memories Overstaying your welcome Time to say goodbye ______________________________________________ Each week Carry On Tuesday will publish either a famous quotation or a line from a book, song or poem … Continue reading

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Favorite Quotes: Perserverance

“With perseverance, even the snail made it to the Ark!”   ~~ Anonymous ~~ ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012

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From: Your Future

Dear young self: I remember when you were this young, with your life ahead of you; reaching crossroads; torn in different directions.  Always trying to balance those activities that embodied being “well rounded”. So many choices ahead and not sure … Continue reading

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Reinventing Self

Reinventing self Harbored resentment released Luminous essence ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012 The April Heights  3-5-3 or 5-7-5 Form Day 3 Prompt 115 Harbor Celebrating April as Poetry Month!

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Robbed Memory

Dense hazy veil … Irregular tiny tears … Robbed memory …   Dedicated to the loved ones who have only memories remaining! ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012 Note: This is … Continue reading

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Gifts and Keys

“Brains!” the Scarecrow scatters requests … “Heart!” the Tin Man rusts with tears of woe … “Courage!” agonizes the Lion with fright … “Home sweet Home!” implores Dorothy … ~~~ On a journey to distant places Along the yellow brick … Continue reading

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Glue Gun

Life is a puzzle Pieces scattered everywhere Wanted: glue gun sticks ______________________________________________ Image Credit © rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2012

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Throughout the Kingdom

Throughout the kingdom Sweet innocence abundant Spring heralds newborns All sizes and shapes Remaining near mother’s side Learning their world’s ways Keen newborns sweet gifts Renewed spirits lift and sail World is fresh and bright ______________________________________________ © rgb for “On … Continue reading

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Sweet Spirit

Fortitude with joy Unwavering sweet spirit Special canine child Dedicated to the gentle spirit of Tippy! ______________________________________________ My sweet girl, Tippy, has taught me so much in the years she has been with us.  Her needs are simple and have … Continue reading

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No Rough Draft

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Heart Loving and Strong

Sweet brown eyes clouded Back legs wobble with stiffness Heart loving and strong Tippy, the matriarch of the canine and feline family, is approaching 15 years old.  She is battling a bout of a canine virus.  It is taking its … Continue reading

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