Tag Archives: growth

Progress #midnighthaiku

All ugly ducklings Share imperfect beginnings Reach inner beauty

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Roots #midnighthaiku

Living in the past Undermining the present Still our roots remain *

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Rooted #midnighthaiku

* Rooted in the past Grown from a dark foundation Raw and unpolished Facets of the jewel freed Refracting eternal light *  

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First and last…

Fall in love for the very first time Prey to romantic fantasy Crucifixion of the heart Hopes are raised and blighted Dreams unrequited Rollercoasting Emotions Falter Fade * Years Reveal Deeper truth No longer grasping Giving, not possessing The heart … Continue reading

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Together #midnighthaiku

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Starting small…

“…grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change…” Alert and tense, ready for any stumble, I watched him cross the living room, slowly, painstakingly, supported by the walking frame. He does it every day, and so do … Continue reading

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Wishes ~ Balroop Singh #writephoto

Wishes waft warily Warbling with the wind Some are eager to soar Others lurk by the door Some gleam like dewdrops Others bury themselves in sand Some embrace and enamor Others yearn to taste glamor Continue reading at Emotional Shadows

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Growing Old ~ Phoenix Rainez

Reblogged from Phoenix Rainez: As I’ve aged, I’ve become kinder to, and less critical of, myself. I’ve become my own friend. I have seen too many dear friends leave this world, too soon; before they understood the great freedom that … Continue reading

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Holding #midnighthaiku

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Input #midnighthaiku

Inexperience Constantly seeking input Silenced by wisdom

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