Posts Tagged "path"

we rise

Posted on Thursday, October 2, 2014

we rise

Each morning we rise the same way.
Our footsteps tiptoe along damp floorboards
Careful not to walk too loudly
As to please the one that wipes the dust left from days before.

We take these tired feet into the world
Cover them with straps, secure Velcro, lace sneakers,
Slip our insecurities
Into the safety of hiding our true selves.

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breaking surface (mark nepo)

Posted on Monday, August 5, 2013

breaking surface (mark nepo)

Let no one keep you from your journey,
no rabbi or priest, no mother
who wants you to dig for treasures
she misplaced, no father
who won’t let one life be enough
no lover who measures their worth
by what you might give up,
no voice that tells you in the night
it can’t be done.

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