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Everyday
by Ed Matlack

Sunday, April 11, 2004
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Everyday is change, got to change with it, or become stagnant...


Everyday…

 

Sound of rain on the roof again,

For the next five days too,

Better again, learn to live with it,

As we are back in the rainy season, treat it like Zen…

 

It is here, what can we do, short of constantly feeling blue,

Don’t want that to occur must just learn to enjoy our wet view,

Not complain, as I usually, way too much do & do & do…

 

So take the rain when it comes, in the summer will be hot,

We will be wishing for the wet, the cold, but not,

Able to achieve its benefits till the fall & winter return being out lot…

 

Everyday is new, everyday is beautiful, everyday brings change; let us take this cue,

From Nature so pretty, so wonderfully changing,

Everyday brings with it a new beginning…

 

Find peace through change, through differences each and every day,

No better way to live than to accept the inevitable,

Change is constant, cannot stay in one place, move on with life,

Or become stagnant; living along with the rest, all in strife…

              © ed – 4/11/04  

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 4/11/2004
Most excellent piece Ed!!

Like this one!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by George Carroll 4/11/2004
The more things change the more they remain the same, someone once said.
Reviewed by Saul Logan 4/11/2004
Outstanding. Very well said.
Reviewed by jude forese 4/11/2004
excellent ... change keeps us vital ...
Reviewed by Al Terego (Reader) 4/11/2004
Not only a comic but a philosopher & into zen as well. So many sides to you, could get lost in your head, lol! Sincerely, Al
Reviewed by Dee C. 4/11/2004
Wouldn't life be boring without change...and with the rain comes change...to feed life back into the world so that we might enjoy the glorious colors it brings. Beautiful write Ed!!!
Dee
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 4/11/2004
Wonderfully-inspiring, Ed! Love this!

~ Sandie Angel a.k.a. May Lu ~



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