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uNtiTLeD

This poem is untitled. I wrote it a long time ago inspired by a situation a friend of mine found herself in. It is a rhyme about unrequited love that did not end happily ever after. Enjoy!
You took my heart and crushed it.
My lady love;
I carried the flames in my heart so long,
My love for you so strong,
What could have gone wrong?
At last the flames died,
And glowing embers sighed,
In the depths of my heart,
Lady, how cruel thou art,
As you gave me the cold […]

A Love Letter

A love letter
Dear Friend,
I blew you a kiss on the morning air:
Life sweet breath,
I gave you water from a spring:
To quench your thirst,
I shone on you through the noonday sun:
Giving you warmth,
The same I lit with the strongest beam:
Giving you light.
 
A tune I played you through the birdsong:
Heart-warming melodies,
Sweet fragrance I gave in the spring blossoms:
Air freshener,
Abundant fruit I caused to grow upon trees:
Nourishing sustenance,
Cool rain bringing the best of showers:
Abundant blessing.
 
I walked with you through a bed of […]

Think Big, Start Small, Act Now! Part 2

Continued from yesterday…..
1.Have a vision: Where do you see yourself in 12 months time, 2 years time, 5 years time. You cannot get what you cannot conceive.
2.Get organized: Decide what it is you want to do and develop a plan to pursue it.
3.Associations: Get to know people like you who are going where you are going; people who are in the process of doing what you are trying to do.
4.Mentors: Get to know people who have gone before you […]