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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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In My Hands

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Tuesday, March 23, 2010, In : Poetry 
I have it within my hands
and hard work creates magic
so I must make it happen.
Take some time,
love and care,
determination and smarts,
and create what I want.
I know it won't be easy.
In fact, I am a little scared,
worried and nervous,
but my heart tells me
to press forward.
And so I do.
I open my eyes
to the possibilities,
I roll up my sleeves
and weave a beautiful web,
I transform it into
a colorful tapestry and then,
with it still in my hands,
I have a choice.
Should I release...

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