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Focus on Win
by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper

Sunday, January 01, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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It's the focus that counts, not the wrong amounts.

Hope I'm more right
than I am wrong.
Seems like everything wrong,
feels right.
It's not a mixed up affair
got to clear the air.


The difference between
right and wrong is clear.
Question is,
what do you hold most dear?
The casino over church,
the devil over God?
Peace or war?
Love or hate?


On this new year
right appeals to my conscious.
Sure I want cherry,
but I'm not going to worry.
Conscious effort appeals,
the devil deals.
God stands strong,
still many times I'm wrong.


But I focus on all the things
I do right.
Sure there's a fraction,
some things need subtraction.
After I do the math,
I still stand strong on
my chosen path.
In my mind wrong doesn't
trump grand,
most important to me is
that I understand.


What reason do I do this,
what reason do I do that?
Always try to pin
the devil to the mat.
If I fail too pin,
I still focus on win.


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Reviewed by J M 1/1/2006
This is inspiring and full of wisdom thanyou for sharing this poem, Happy New Years
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 1/1/2006
Wise words, Grady. Thank you for sharing them. Happy New Year to you with love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Chrissy McVay 1/1/2006
Bravo!
Reviewed by E T Waldron 1/1/2006
You are on a winning path Grady stay on it!
Thanks for sharing it so we too can be winners!

Eileen
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 1/1/2006
Hang on to that image and your life will be successful. Happy New Year, Grady.
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 1/1/2006
And your focus is right on target, Grady. Happy New Year to you!
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 1/1/2006
The beat way to go....to focus on winning!!

No wonder I am such a bad loser.....I cannot stay focus'd....lol!!

Happy New Year Grady!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by George Carroll 1/1/2006
An on going battle between good and evil and the last sentence makes you a winner in this battle.



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