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The Lotus

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Wednesday, April 21, 2010, In : Poetry 

~One from the archives.  Enjoy!~

I felt stuck in the muck
face down in the dirt
couldn't see the sun
wondering how I'd get past the hurt

I but then I decided
I was growing in the dark
I had to fight my way up
I had to make my mark

Pulling myself through the mud
the dank, the damp,
I fought to turn to the sun
I fought like a champ

As I turned, it saw the light
it was beckoning me to keep going
I couldn't stop the fight now
the desire was overflowing

As I turn over a new leaf
I'v...


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The Flower

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Wednesday, April 14, 2010, In : Poetry 
~One from the archives.  Enjoy!~
 
We start from the beginning
small and learning
trying to grow and figure out
our way to the sunlight
 
The dirt is so warm
and also cooling
it stores our roots
those things that build us
 
But we need care
water, sunlight, nutrients
our development is slow but steady
we learn as we grow
 
Now we change
stem, leaves and brightness
we're so green and bright
we seem the same but are unique
 
Rain will come and go
Sun will dry us off
We deal with light ...

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The Flower

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Tuesday, December 15, 2009, In : Spiritual 
You start from the beginning
small and learning
trying to grow and figure out
your way to the sunlight
 
The dirt is so warm
and also cooling
it stores our roots
those things that build us
 
But we need care
water, sunlight, nutrients
our development is slow but steady
we learn as we grow
 
Now we change
stem, leaves and brightness
we're so green and bright
we seem the same but are unique
 
Rain will come and go
Sun will dry us off
We deal with light and dark
and we stay strong
 
As we stand...

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The Lotus

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Friday, September 25, 2009, In : Spiritual 

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