I used to
close my eyes
open my eyes
Man I really like this, Shawn.
The challenge, for me, is the “open my eyes” part, the seeing but not perceiving part. Your poem is so short, so good, inspired.
You’re absolutely right, of course.
Lovely words, I like this
I’m glad. Thanks for stopping in.
your posts are among those I look forward to, daily
I’m so glad!
Thanks for that encouragement.
a poem that has a lot of good vibes in it. thanks shawn!
you did pursue your dreams!
Dreams don’t remain static, so it’s an activity in progress. 🙂
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What a great way to think!
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Shawn Bird is a high school English teacher, poet, and YA author in the beautiful Shuswap region of British Columbia, Canada. She is a proud member of Rotary and a former Rotary Youth Exchange Student.
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