Sunday, 2 August 2015

Poem For Poets


I love this advice and endearing encouragement.


For Poets - Al Young

Stay beautiful
but don’t stay down underground too long
Don’t turn into a mole
or a worm
or a root
or a stone


Come on out into the sunlight
Breathe in trees
Knock out mountains
Commune with snakes
& be the very hero of birds


Don’t forget to poke your head up
& blink
think
Walk all around
Swim upstream

 
Don’t forget to fly

3 comments:

  1. Just what I needed today! Thanks :)

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  2. Just what I needed today! Thanks :)

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  3. Nice encouraging words they are. Glad you enjoyed it!

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