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School Days

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Tuesday, October 5, 2010, In : thoughts 
I am learning,
every day I go to school.
Sometimes I pass the test
with flying colors,
sometimes I fail miserably.
But I go, I know that
life will give me the lessons
I need to grow.
Even though I want to
play hooky every once in a while,
school is necessary.
The grades don’t matter,
it’s what I learn and understand.
I move through the grades,
lower levels to higher levels,
kindergarten to Ph.D level.
Wow, there is so much I know
but yet so much to learn.
I meet classmates, I learn how
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Happiness Is In Your Hands

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Monday, September 20, 2010, In : thoughts 

Happiness is in your hands

you hold it as a gentle light

but a light that burns bright

with beautiful power and strength.

It is something you hold

and can have access to anytime.

There may be times of

grief and sorrow but

if you just open up your hands

and feel that warmth surround you,

you can experience a little bit

of happiness through the

times that are stormy and overcast.

Happiness may look a little

different over time but

it is the feeling YOU get when

you hold it.  I...

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I Am Free To Be Me

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Sunday, September 19, 2010, In : thoughts 

I am free to be me.

Removing the binds

that I have held myself.

It is a journey of lessons

and times of doubt but

I stay committed to the path.

There is more to me that I show.

 Can I show it to you? Ready?

Each day that I honor me

I am lighter, happier.

I wrapped my arms around

all those part of me

that I love and didn’t like.

There may be others

that don’t understand

or even like me

but if I am strong

in ...

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Warrior of Life

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Thursday, September 16, 2010, In : thoughts