Monthly Archives: March 2015

Shakespeare knew a thing or two

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frolic round widdershins they go
songs a siren’s call
for the enchanted never noticing
the shadows dancing promises
terribly awesome tales all have one truth
take not a chance and run
horrid wonders await
in the realm of make-believe
chiming deceit give life to winged-ones
and unless on does believe
there is no belief
in between and middle ground
they reside often
fantastic marvels created
pathways to theirs
caution for stagnant doesn’t exist

Where Your Name is Written in the Sand, but Your Goodbye is on My Skin

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Joy. It was in the vibrancy of the colors on her skin; in the way the sun kisses the horizon
every day with love made of reds, greens, pinks, purples, oranges, and yellows
The process was strenuous–taking life onto a living canvas and keeping it art
with only the carving of needle pricks

It was the only reminder she could keep; the wild flora had long lost their scents and
the striking vividness of freedom would soon fade from the stilled birds’ feathers
The only paradise with blue smiles and bronzed happiness that felt like sand
between her toes and white enthrallment

Someday she’d return to finger-traces and salt air
for more than her Birds of Paradise for company

36 Quotes For When You Need To Motivate Yourself To Keep Going

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Thought Catalog

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Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, don’t sit at home and think about it. Go out and get busy.

Dale Carnegie


Nobody is born a warrior, in exactly the same way that nobody is born an average man. We make ourselves into one or the other.

Carlos Castaneda


You must be the person you have never had the courage to be. Gradually, you will discover that you are that person, but until you can see this clearly, you must pretend and invent.

Paulo Coelho


There are times to stay put and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.

Lemony Snicket


Never mind searching for who you are. Search for the person you aspire to be.

Robert Brault


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