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  State of Mind
by Frances Seymour
Thursday, April 10, 2008
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Every writer, administrator, pastor, teacher or educator can relate to this inspiring and creative write. Enjoy!



If it appears like I’m not working
When you peek in my office door,
Please know that is a fallacy
My mind’s pondering many a chore.
If I’m sitting at my desk
Eyes fixed, furrowed brow and more,
Staring at a flat screened box
About forty inches off the floor.
You may figure I’m in cyberspace;
Far away in another world,
But, chances are I am in this place
Where creative writings are unfurled.
Just because I’m not physically engaged
Body parts moving this way and that,
My mind is an active stage
Of rising ideas on a thermostat.
So, please don’t be disapproving
If my bodily actions appear slow.
Since my mind is constantly moving,
Even when my body refuses to go.




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Reviewed by Yandiswa Molose 11/13/2009
I relate to this.
Reviewed by Shalonda Williams 9/12/2009
Ms. Frances I can relate. Though I only work(write) at home. I spent much time on the computer or mediating for the next part of the plan. My children often don't get it, but its okay because when they began to see the fruits of labor they will then. Peace.
Reviewed by randy smith 2/23/2009
After I had my brain sugery, and started wrighting, I would stare
into space, and be lost in thought. coworkers would ask if i was working on another poem. oh yes a state of mind. great poem thanks.
Reviewed by 000 000 12/15/2008
Using our minds is exhausting mentally. Cute writing and I laughed.
carolHawks
Reviewed by Donald Beaulieu 11/28/2008
Excellent. Very common mode for those of use with multitasking minds.
Reviewed by Ken Chartrand 8/18/2008
Hi Frances, I read your poem,"State of Mind". Ditto! When I'm in the Zone'I am in deep concentration. Enjoyed the imagery. Please feel free to visit my site here in the "Den".
Reviewed by Tony Jenkins 8/14/2008
As long as you doing something.

And nothing is something, I guess.

Tony
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 4/10/2008
You are so right and many can and will relate to this. The beauty of the mind is that it is always working....

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Deborah Munson (Reader) 4/10/2008
Oh Yes! Many a day as my dear father sits in front of his computer (now a retired pastor) he sometimes moves not when I visit, but I know his mind is ever working creating Biblical proportions in the commentaries he writes for colleges, churches and individuals to learn from. Thanks for the write -- Bravo to all the unsung heros! Deborah

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