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Peter J. Oszmann

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· Jew Be or Not Jew Be; The Story of a Perpetual Alien


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· Stories about my childhood, my Mother and her family.

· The Butterfly Effect (Repost) Revised

· A living, breathing abstract art…- (Satire)

· Christmas Miracles.

· The Anniversary.

· Traces In The Air - A story of Meaningful Coincidences.

· A Bar of Chocolate… and a Smile…

· You'll cry where no one will see you.

· Professor Somersault knows it all.

· Travel Diary USA - Canada. 1995.


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· About the Book -“Remember Us”

· About dicks and arseholes.

· Dotcomology

· Bringing up kids.

· Blogito, ergo sum.

· 2 Blog Or Not 2 Blog.

· Terrorism, martyrdom: A "Jew-ish" perspective.

· Ruminations…

· Who needs Love?…

· Thoughts… just thoughts… Part 2


Poetry
· Once upon a time - Sonnet

· A stroll in the autumn glow - Sonnet

· Autumn Requiem

· Hallowed be Thy name…

· After sunset - Sonnet

· Why visit museums?

· Searching for your face in the clouds – Sonnet

· Ideal Man – Ideal Woman

· Tanabata - Sonnet

· A Moment On a Summer’s Day… - Sonnet

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  The Smile
by Peter J. Oszmann
Wednesday, December 17, 2003


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The smile that you send out returns to you. (Indian Wisdom.)


 


 


 


 


On a day as grey as grey can be,


When melancholy fills up your heart,


Be smart, depart from your grief and start


Smiling sweetly and wholeheartedly.


 


You will find your mind unbind from grief,


While the smile sits sweetly on your face.


Gracefully it will fly and embrace


All others, giving the same relief.


 


For every smile you care to send out


Will put a smile on another face


Dozens of smiles will return to you


 


Bringing fresh delight; and hope will sprout


As around you light will fill the space


And the entire world will smile with you.


 


 


© P. J. Oszmann


Jew Be or Not Jew Be


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Reviewed by Kate Clifford 12/18/2003
:-) Is the only way to go. Wonderful write!
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 12/18/2003
This was wonderful advice, excellent poetry!

Reindeer
Reviewed by ya mama (Reader) 12/18/2003
Simchadik!!!

shabbat shalom :)
Reviewed by jude forese 12/17/2003
;)

nice!
Reviewed by Claywoman 12/17/2003
you brought joy to my heart Peter and may your life be blessed with smile after smile for the rest of your life...
Reviewed by Larry Rochelle 12/17/2003
"Let a smile be your umbrella." I agree. We don't need parachutes (that other self-help idea.) We did active, proactive joy. It works. Thanks, Peter.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 12/17/2003
(((peter)))

if you want to smile, don't read my latest poem :( it's a repost/revision--a sad one

i think i'll read yours again and again 'til i feel better and can smile

this is precious, and full of wise advise

(((HUGS))) and love,

karla. :( *no, not a sad face--put on a :)* :)
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 12/17/2003
nice write, peter; thanks for sharing! (((HUGS))) and much love, your tx. friend, karen lynn. :D

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