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Posted by Mary D'Alba on Wednesday, May 12, 2010, In : Poetry 

I had a dream once.

Not quite sure where it went -

one minute it was here

and the next it was gone.

I go about my life.

Every once in a while,

I think about that dream

that I once had.

I wonder if I had done this

or maybe if I had done that,

it could have been different.

Why do I still think about it?

Could it be that I

don't want to let it go?

Or, could it be that my soul,

my heart is gently reminding me

"Remember when you had

this dream?  This idea?"

My soul reminds me

that this drea...

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Illuminate the Soul

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Thursday, March 11, 2010, In : Poetry 
There is a light
that glows inside you.
How bright is it?
Can the world see it?
Can you feel it?
It is the light
that illuminates
your soul.
Does it flicker
and just cast shadows?
Or does it project
your message
for all to see?
Your actions,
your confidence,
your creed,
your self-esteem -
all of you -
is what determines
how bright that light is.
Do you want to be
the beam that
inspires and warms others?
Of course you do!
Nothing will fan
that flame higher
quite like your
love and attentio...

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You Were Meant

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Sunday, November 22, 2009, In : Spiritual 

You were meant for greatness
don't doubt the power within
you have much to give
to those around you
You were meant for happiness
don't doubt the joy within
you have many moments to laugh
and smile so bright
You were meant for love
don't doubt the feelings within
you love and cherish many
family and friends encircle you
You were meant to leave your mark
don't doubt your impact
your kind words and open hands
will lift all those your come in contact with
You were meant to be beautiful

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