Posts tagged ‘introspection’

January 2, 2017

I Never Meant To Be

by Tiffany Layne

Sometimes it’s like the world
Is crashing down on me
Everything I do
makes me want to scream
And I swear that’s not the woman
I ever meant to be…

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February 19, 2016

I Must Remember

by K. T. Dibert

I must remember that I am human;

I am able to be broken, manipulated –

I am malleable in the most stubborn of ways


I must remember the spaces between friends;

I need not have someone at the doorstep

The night through while I sleep


I must remember the pain I once felt;

I must remember the joy I once had.

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September 19, 2015

A “Man In The Mirror” Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

The Jewish people of the world call this time between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur “The Days of Awe.” This is a time for reflection and introspection and self realization. It is a time for spirituality and fellowship.

I have been doing some reflecting and it led to this self realization

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March 11, 2015

~ Resurrected

by A. L. O'Prunty

~ Resurrected  

A spark of star shine
A heart no longer confined
In darkness’ depth
But resurrected with a brilliance
To rival sun beams streaming;

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February 4, 2015

~ Seascape Meditations ~

by A. L. O'Prunty

I am…

a drop of water
in an ocean vast
a speck of sand
beneath tumultuous
waves that crash

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January 13, 2015

~ Introspection ~

by A. L. O'Prunty

~ Introspection ~

Cusp of enlightenment
Petals of minds eye flowers
Unison of self


December 7, 2014

~ Letting Go ~

by A. L. O'Prunty


Genuflecting leaflet
Refusing to “let go”
In similitude of humans
Though knowing what they know…

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March 30, 2014


by russtowne

I was lost
‘Til I dared
Look inside
Find myself

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August 23, 2013


by Devina

(Girl by Rachel Roth, click to see more)

I wonder about the people around me

About their hidden faces, their jutting angles

About what their wrinkles, facets and scars hold

Sometimes I do not think about the little things at all

Of time, there isn’t enough

We cannot all afford to be dreamers,

 But dream, we must


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