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The Wayfaring Way / for my children on Father's Day
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All my love to Maria, Stevie, and Teddy, today and always.


The Wayfaring Way

for my children on Father's Day

The best part of the wayfaring way
That discarnate portability
Which belongs to a wandering mind
Is what grants one the facility
Whether at midnight or at noonday
To transcend and to leave all behind
Even without going anywhere

This is that joyful ability
Of the free to be not here nor there
But as vagabond to live beyond
Limitation and live everywhere
On a minimum of calories
But maximum curiosity
Vaccinated against the disease
Of that need for control which enslaves
Beyond want and its obesities

To be neither needy nor greedy
Day or night and dark or light the same
One who knows how to bob and to weave
An artful dodger smooth and speedy
Who can find the pattern in the game 
Knowing when and when not to believe
How to flow like water my daughter

A wayfaring soul is one who saves
The world my son: may you be one of these

+Steven Curtis Lance



All my love to Maria, Stevie, and Teddy, today and always.

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Reviewed by Regis Auffray
"To transcend and to leave all behind
Even without going anywhere"

There is much wisdom in these verses and throughout the poem. Thank you for sharing this gift for your children with us all, Stevie. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by L. Figgins
Brilliant letter from a wise father. Happy Father's Day, my friend!

Lin
Reviewed by Felix Perry
Special message for sure that they will no doubt treasure. Happy Fathers day Steve from one Dad to another.

Fee
Reviewed by Chrissy McVay
Happy Father's Day, Steven.
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