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  The Gift
by George Carroll
Tuesday, September 04, 2012
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Working with the choice of new words

But with the understanding they be plain.

For in simplicity I hone my works

Lest duplicity would sound like a refrain.

 

There is no labor in fitting words to a page

As my hand and thoughts are not my own.

But that of my God who gave me the gift

And inspires my writing from His exaulted throne.

 

Lest I give into pride of ownership

I must daily know from where the ownership lies.

Or I would be a fool of fools to think otherwise-

Thank you Lord for you are beyond the wise.




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Reviewed by JMS Bell 9/5/2012
AMEN! GIVING THANKS TO THE 'GIFT GIVER'. A SPLENDID WORK, GEORGE. THANK YOU FOR SHARING. LOVE, BLESSINGS AND FAITH...
JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS
Reviewed by T Jett (Reader) 9/4/2012
Your heart and beliefs are in the right place, George. You are an inspiration.
Reviewed by Vivian Dawson 9/4/2012
Such a gift that God chose You
*George* to share with others
the beauty that passes through
Your heart and soul for all...

Lady Vivian
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 9/4/2012
I am grateful for your simple, wise words that come from you and nowhere else.

Ron
Reviewed by D. Vegas 9/4/2012
God does help with our words, for there have been
times when my words were spoken, I did not know
where they came from---God.

Deborah
Reviewed by Kathleen Janz-Anderson 9/4/2012
Nice. Very well said.
Reviewed by Budd Nelson 9/4/2012
you are the wordsmith George but your insiration is in what you truly believe
budd
Reviewed by Lily of Lough Neagh C. Dennis-Woosley 9/4/2012
I agree with Jerry, you developed your mind
on your path and you honed your own ability

Love and Light
Lily
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton 9/4/2012
Don't sell yourself short,George.

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