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Self Forgiveness
by Ed J.
Sunday, July 27, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Just something that popped in my mind


Forgiveness invokes acceptance
Acceptance invokes memories
Memories invoke change
Change invokes growth
Growth invokes improvement
Heed wrongs in the past
Plan in the present
Empower the future
Forgive and improve


  Copyright © 2008 Ed J





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Reviewed by JMS Bell 7/3/2009
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 5/5/2009
Loved it! This is one to carry in my pocket.
Reviewed by kg cummings 4/15/2009
the wisdom in this poem is concise and to the point. I found it inspiring to press on and be a better person. Your friend, Kathy
Reviewed by Walt Hardester 4/4/2009
It is good to see that things pop into other people's minds as well. well done.

Reviewed by Cynthia Buhain-Baello 3/28/2009
Timeless wisdom and practical advice. Very relevant.
This is a loaded poem that we need today. (Ouch!)

Reviewed by ~ Holly Harbridge (Reader) 1/2/2009
Smart Man!Blessings, Holly
Reviewed by Valerie Roeske 8/18/2008
Very Inspirational prose, and gret advise, Take care Valerie
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart 8/1/2008
Some wise advice Ed, thank you for sharing.
Reviewed by Chanti Niven 8/1/2008
Wise, insightful words. If only people would take heed. Life would be so much easier.
Thanks for reading and commenting on my work.
Reviewed by E T Waldron 7/31/2008
Ed ,a great guide for improvement! Thanks for sharing!...ET
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader) 7/29/2008
Wonderful writing..enjoyed very much dear man...stay safe and well...HUgsss
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 7/29/2008
Yes indeed,, words of wisdom.. Well Done!
Reviewed by Phyllis Jean Green 7/28/2008
Wise, indeed!! xOx 'Pea' xOx
Reviewed by Dawn Anderson 7/28/2008
WIse, wise words! Excellent, Ed.
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 7/27/2008
Short, sweet, simple and right to the point. If one seeks forgiveness, one must begin with self, well said....

Be always safe,
Reviewed by Amber Moonstone 7/27/2008
Forgiveness is the key here, Forgiving oneself and then forgiving others will come easier. Very thought provoking poem, Ed.
Peace, love and light
Amber "V"
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 7/27/2008
wonderful and wise words!
Reviewed by Timothy Flaherty 7/27/2008
Not to stuffy! "Plan in the present, empower the future." Great hindsight to discover the many veins that branch off of forgiveness.
Reviewed by Janet Caldwell 7/27/2008
Lovely thoughts seem to pop into your mind, thank you for this.

Reviewed by Linda Law 7/27/2008
good job friend... lindalaw
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 7/27/2008
Great that you want to improve. Improvising is always needed in our life. Improvements too are so good to look forward too. May you find a great future awaiting you.
Reviewed by JASMIN HORST SEILER 7/27/2008
You've got a great mind Edward! Jasmin Horst

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