Self Improvement Poetry posted January 7, 2008


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Free Verse; As the New Year dawns. . .

Renewal

by Mrs. KT


Thank you to SteveANH for such an inspirational piece of artwork!
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A New Year beckons:

Words not yet spoken
Paths not yet taken
Hopes not yet dreamed 

Silently encroaching,
Pulsating at the edge of memory:

Words - betrayed
Paths - encumbered
Hopes - dashed

Fragments of moments lost
By conversations stilled
Malignantly weave
Their tapestry of remembrance:

Words - angrily dismissed
Paths - impetuously closed
Hopes - deliberately destroyed

As the New Year breaks
Upon a pristine landscape of
Sparkling, newly fallen silent snow,
The past surreptitiously makes
Its presence known:

Taunting
Threatening
Terrorizing

On this glistening first dawn
Of potentialities and new beginnings,

Only a fool would stay
Manacled to the past

Only a fool would fear
What this day brings

Only a fool would miss
This opportunity to renew

A New Year beckons:

Words not yet spoken
Paths not yet taken
Hopes not yet dreamed

I bid the New Year,
"Welcome,"
And on bended knees,
I most reverently pray 
To God Almighty
That the anticipated days ahead
Will not find me a
Fool. . . once again. . . 

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Dear Friends:
Wishing each and every one of you, a glorious and promising New Year. . .diane
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