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An almost-forgotten 19th century entertainer who performed magic tricks, wrote highly original songs, and got into grave trouble provides the subject for a play in the 19..  
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The Real You
by Barbara Hartmann King
Thursday, September 13, 2012
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Do what's in your heart now. Put it off and you may have regrets forever.

 

Have you ever had the feeling, 
The real you has not surfaced?
It's just waiting for a reason,
To burst forth with a purpose

Sometimes we get delayed,
In what was meant for us
Sometimes other things come first,
So not to make a fuss

But you've always known, some day
You'd do that 'one thing',
Now the time has opened,
Oh, the pleasure it will bring.

If your loved ones really care
They will understand
You're going to climb your mountian,
Or join that special band

And if you fail, it's only
Some 'time' you've lost,
But deny yourself, you'll always
Wonder 'at what cost'.

Barbara Hartmann King 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Reviewed by Dark Knight
yes i often think this way-loved this poem
Reviewed by Brenda Dobson
TRUTH WORDS, Barbara! Your poem speaks to me...the "Real Me" awaiting to emerge. Thank you for sharing these powerful words.
Reviewed by Donna Chandler
nicely penned.

Donna
Reviewed by Keith Rowley
True! And well stated.
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
Great inspiration in your words. Makes one want to get up off his you know what and get busy.

Ron
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