Every Effort Recognized
I have heard the saying growing up
Leaving no stone unturned
There is every good feeling to experience
So if we find a way to bring those feelings out
I repeat don't go hide away behind a t.v. or crawl into bed in the middle of the day
:Life has to be shared
Some days are really hard
Other days it comes easy
Today I plan on going out in my yard and do some Fall clean up
How far I get I am not really sure
I sit here behind my kitchen table slouched back on the hard wooden chair
It is easy for me to get lost
In the world of writing
I love to write
There are times writing has to wait
I put my thoughts in the freezer
To capture that moment
Another time I will pull them out to defrost
I know the day light hours will be less
So I have to take full advantage of all the time I have
I push any thoughts of writing to later tonight
There are many times these writings disappear into the darkness
Never to be heard from ever again
That is the chance I must take
It is already half past noon
I can feel a slight breeze
Followed by the rustle of the wind
It is restless like me
I write this while I am eating breakfast
Trying to get a hold on my day
I got up to wash the dishes in the sink
Make my bed and get dressed
All might seem like frivolous things to you
They have to be done
They are one less thing I have to do
I write a small list
Checking off little by little
What is our day ?
A wonderful series of activities we do constantly
If we can turn those actions into golden moments of time
That highlight where we are heading and how we feel along the way
I feel our life is one incredible poem
Each morning another beginning
Each night another ending
Dreams that we dream tossed in between
We choose to make our life
As little as a tiny little spider or as large as a grand piano
Which ever you choose
Do it with love
DREAM ON (author) on November 24, 2017:
Marlene Bertrand Many days I feel lost. Because I still push myself to the max. I enjoy all the treasures and pleasures each day brings to light. Thank you so much for reading and sharing. Have a great day.
Marlene Bertrand from USA on November 23, 2017:
True... we can only do so much. I have learned to accept the end of each day. What I get done is what I get done. I learned to be happy with that. I enjoyed your poem today as always. You've shared a lot of true meaning in this one.
DREAM ON (author) on October 10, 2017:
Shyron E. Shenko Writing comes in spurts for me. Some days I want to write until my fingers fall off. Other times I just want to turn into a sponge and soak up the world around me. What is best I am not sure. I know I wait eagerly to my next story. Until then I listen and see the world that jumps out at me. Thank you for sharing and caring. Audrey Hunt Love is spelled with two letters and two vowels. I find it amazing that it can create unlimited happiness throughout the world. Thank you for caring and spreading the joy of love through life.
Shyron E Shenko from Texas on October 06, 2017:
Dream On, you describe how my day goes with putting my writing on hold.
My hubby does not understand that my writing is a command
From a higher power and have to take a stand
To keep from becoming shallow and bland
I loved how you explained how thoughts get lost in the frost of he freezer.
Blessings my friend.
Audrey Hunt from Idyllwild Ca. on October 06, 2017:
Love is all around us. It permeates everywhere...nature, a child's laugh, a simple smile, a warm handshake. You are love, I am love and we are all created from love.
To love is our natural state. Anything other than love is unnatural. Patience, kindness, gratitude, forgiveness are all forms of love.
Our world will heal and peace restored through the power of love. Thank you dear friend for this inspiring poem.
DREAM ON (author) on October 06, 2017:
Devika Primic People are so important and we forget the love we give changes peoples lives. The love we receive keeps changing our life for the better. I can't begin to explain how love keeps my heart beating faster and faster. The simple love of a smile and a wave. A new friend that makes everything fun. Thank you for reading and sharing. I believe love grows so strong that we all can get along. If we open our mind up to the possibility. Then when the time is right it becomes reality. Have a lovely weekend and may love find you in the craziest of places. Then may you spread that love through out the world.
Devika Primić from Dubrovnik, Croatia on October 06, 2017:
There are lots of meanings to love. One can love people in different ways. I like how you created love here. Keep sharing your great mind.
DREAM ON (author) on October 06, 2017:
Gypsy Rose Lee Love is not an object to be discarded and thrown away at will. It is so much more. It is beauty. It is wonder. It is spectacular. It is different. It is all of the above and still so much more. Love gives when nothing else does. Love bends when nothing else does. Love is all around us in every form. Without love we can not exist. We can close our eyes and think it is gone. It is not. It keeps holding on. We can cherish it and feel it break away. Only to come back stronger and more beautiful than ever. Love is in every cell of our bodies. To go without love is to not love thyself. So when you are alone you should give yourself a big hug. You have been too hard on yourself for thinking you should do or be a certain way. When really all you have to do is understand who you are and expect your own love. Then we can love another. We can love our cat, dog and even the bird who flew and pooped on you. Love is not just a word on paper. It is everything we ever wanted and everything we ever needed. Thank you for reading and sharing. Don't forget all the caring. Love starts so many different ways. With words or hugs. A simple pat on the head to our cats or putting down their food before they are hungry or an unexpected belly rub. Love is the only thing I know that you can give away all the love you have and more love will come in. Love, Love ,Love...
Gypsy Rose Lee from Daytona Beach, Florida on October 06, 2017:
Ah yes love always seems to be the answer. Well my cat Sid and I do go on loving each other. Other than that for me love is a word found in the dictionary and of course I see it online everyday. My muses still inspire with love but....