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· Sir Licksalot & The Bay Fools

· Sir Licksalot & The Arctic Fools

· Sir Licksalot & The Island Fools

· Sir Licksalot & The Maverick Fools

· Dr. Seuss Day, March 2, 2015

· Interview with D.L. Carroll

· 12 Days of Acts of Kindness

· 12 Fun Facts

· Evolution of the Sir Licksalot Series

· Evolving Thoughts

· Divine Compassion

· I Dont Know Your Name, but I Do Care

· I Love You, But I Am Not In Love With You...

· Remember Me

· Blessings

· Energy

· Pause

· Advice

· Disposition

· Rear-View Mirror

· Peace of Mind

· Accepting Yourself

· Criticism

· Vision

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· Press Release - Author, D.L. Carroll Receives Prestigious Award

· Sir Licksalot & The Bay Fools - Best Of The Year 2014

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· 5th Grade Class Recommends The Series

· Walden West Science School Embraces The Arctic Fools

· Sir Licksalot & The Arctic Fools Officially Releases With Honors

· Sir Licksalot Series in the Local News

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by D.L. Carroll
Wednesday, August 06, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Is it really anger that is the source of pain?

Or is it just disappointment all over again?

Emotional thoughts of wrong doing,

Are sometimes just insecurities reappearing.


Finding the courage,

To refrain from becoming enraged,

Takes all the logical reasoning,

One has in its sole being.


Dealing with old habits can be a source of strain,

Defining new habits leads to positive gain.

Accepting the need for change

Opens up the opportunity to engage.


Dare to share

If you really care

Find the strength to overcome

And you will have already won!



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Reviewed by Leslie Bond 12/17/2009
Im impressed by your overcoming spirit that's within you.Les
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 6/9/2009
Another one for my daughter to read. Move forward with a positive attitude...amen! Great job.

Reviewed by Carin Spirit 8/9/2008
This is easier said than done, but worth every bit of effort. Thank you for sharing this one! I needed to hear it. Awesome! Warmth and Love to you.
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 8/7/2008
Oh yes and all the courage one can muster is sometimes what is needed, wisely told...

Be always safe,
Reviewed by Felix Perry 8/7/2008
Agree with Mary, you have a lot of wisdom and truth wrapped up in this short but perfect write. Well done.

Reviewed by Mary Lacey, Desertrat 8/6/2008
Very wise words that need to be heeded. Excellent poem


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Sir Licksalot & The Bay Fools

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  1. In Search of Virtue
  2. Let There Be Peace - Lenten Homily
  3. Turn of the Worm
  4. Sum of All Seasons
  5. Blessings
  6. alone in a desert...
  7. A vivid imagination my only refuge…
  8. Bring On the Blistering Wind
  9. Uncounted
  10. Humanism...?
  11. death
  12. Without imitating self...
  13. Branching Out
  14. Be Happy While Ye Live For Ye'll Be A Long
  15. Logger Romeos
  16. Rambling through briar patch of the ID...
  17. Where do we go from here...?
  18. Snow Flakes
  19. Pause
  20. Our Ship

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