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For the Moment
by Dawn Anderson

Thursday, June 12, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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With the passage of time

He learned one very important

Lesson –

To ask fewer questions,

Thereby making it possible to

Expect fewer answers.

It was in this way that he

Came to understand the

Value of living in the present.

 

 

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Reviewed by William Bonilla 6/14/2008
Well Penned Dawn
I always say
Ask me no questions and I'll tell you no lies

Love & Peace
William
Reviewed by Sage Sweetwater 6/14/2008
Succinct wisdom with a pinch of Frederick Perls Gestalt Therapy, living in the here and now...Jungian slant and the Philosopher's Stone, For the Moment transforms simplicity...be well always, Dawn.

Warmly,
Sage
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 6/13/2008
Very well written dawn, thank you for sharing.

Newfie Hugs, Rose
Reviewed by Felix Perry 6/13/2008
Wonderful parable that in itself answers a lot of questions. Well done Dawn
hugs
Fee
Reviewed by Morning Star 6/13/2008
Wow this is so true we learn more
By quietly listening!
Beautifully expressed thoughts
Outstanding words of wisdom!!
Peace Love and Light....Morning Star
Reviewed by Paul Berube 6/13/2008
Dawn,

Sometimes one learns more by keeping the mouth closed and the ears open. Peace, Love and Blessings Always, Paul.
Reviewed by John Leko 6/12/2008
...at this moment...much here has been so wonderfully said...in fine poetry.
no questions Dawn...this is excellent.
John
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 6/12/2008
Very wise advice and words to take heed....

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Cryssa C 6/12/2008
The orphanage director in Haiti used to call me "Queen Question"...
I guess that says I have failed this test.

But, I see great wisdom in your words, and I am trying to stop expecting all the answers.... NOW!

Cryssa :~)
Reviewed by Shedding Light 6/12/2008
I really like what " FOR the Moment " does for the imagination.

Harold M. Nash
Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle 6/12/2008
Hi Dawn,I enjoy reading your poem very much.Yesterday is the past and tomorrow is always uncertain,but always live in the present and now.Appreciate today because today is all that we have in front of us.

Edwin
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 6/12/2008
We will never see tomorrow, yesterday is gone, we have only today.
Love reading your poems Dawn!!!!!
:)Christine
Reviewed by E T Waldron 6/12/2008
Gene said what I wanted to! You have a gift for clarity Dawn!

ET
Reviewed by Gene Williamson 6/12/2008
Dawn, I love the way you pack so much wisdom
into a few well written lines. Living one day
at a time...gene.
Reviewed by Bernice Lakota 6/12/2008
Yes! Very powerful lesson...
Reviewed by J AG 6/12/2008
This is profound in its simplicity and content. Something I truly would put on my mirror to read every morning, to remind myself of what is important. You immortalize a secret to living life in peace. Thank you!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 6/12/2008
Wonderful write, Dawn; brava!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Liana Margiva 6/12/2008
'It was in this way that he came to understand the value of living in the present'--------VERY NICE!!!!!!!!! Liana Margiva
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 6/12/2008
Sublime, Dawn - indeed! Well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 6/12/2008
there is much insight here-well written!
Reviewed by John Flanagan 6/12/2008
Dawn
you've just described my brother in a few lines.
Well done!
John
Reviewed by Jeanette Cooper 6/12/2008
A very insightful poem that offers a great message "to be learned". Taking life a moment at a time offers far more interesting things to do than peeking behind doors of the mind to see what is or might possibly be there. P.S. thanks for visiting my site and adding the photo.
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 6/12/2008
Without our past to guide us and help us make judgment, and our future which hold our desires and dreams, the present is an empty shell . . .



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