Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  Charles Neff, iGeorge Cunningham, iWendy Laing, iFrank Stephenson, iDavid Hamilton, iDiane Hundertmark, iTony Lambert, i

  Home > Philosophy > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Sanja Dayslink

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Poetry
· Stories
· 56 Titles
· 215 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Jan, 2008

Sanja Dayslink, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Free Download - The Developmental Psychology of Psychopathol
by Sam Vaknin

Psychopathology as the outcome of problems in early childhood development. ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Counseling Judgment
by Sanja Dayslink
Not rated by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Sanja Dayslink
•  A Kiss is not Always Just a Kiss
•  For you - From me
•  Definitve Obsession
•  In Lieu of the Present
•  Generation Y (Why)
           >> View all 55

I just returned home after having globe trotted for work for the past 1.5 months, my last leg of the trip was spent in Afghanistan (not scheduled) and it was an eye opening experience. What I saw there will stay with me forever, this write was worked on in the evenings there ... The picture is of a tea that we hosted to educate afghan women - I am sitting to the left with sunglasses and a white/blue wrap.


My hands tied the times bind.
By rules and regulations I can abide.
Changing rules to suit their needs,
Lack of standards, morals.
What's good for one is only that,
No longer is it good for all.
The world is rushed,
No time to think, just get it done.
If the task at hand is understood,
then this means all is well and good.
When time must be spent to teach.
Nurture and mold, teach calmly, proper.
Guide our trainees to a path of success.
Not let them lead and pull us down a road of destruction.
With our rushed and hurried ways,
we indicate lack of concern and care.
Letting them turn our words against us.
Allowing from one but not another,
they recall it all, reminding us of what we did.
So we bow our head in shame and concede.
The error is taken in stride now, no matter by whom.
Soon there is nothing we can do.
Amongst ourselves we bicker and quarrel.
With one showing a lack of concern
overstepping the rest, overruling the nest.
Never hesitating to say, you must see it my way,
unless it is I who does the deciding
then of course I must be right.
With discouraged words we all will hurt,
Soon there will be no smiles, no strive, no desires,
Tension and tears will soon appear.
Apparent to all
Diminishing Moral.
With this I leave you to decide.
Constructive Criticism and discipline can save your hide
but if it's destructive it will ruin the ride.
Soon others will go and you'll be alone to choose,
Are you right now, when you have no one to rule?


Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!

Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!

Reviewed by Rose Rideout
Thank you for sharing with us Sanja, a great write sharing a strength with others. Welcome home.
Newfie Hugs, Rose
Reviewed by John Leko have with wisdom and heart...said much here...and given one much to think about...
very well written Sanja...
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Dear Sanja,

I don't know what to write. I feel very worthless. It it means anything. I send you love and peace,

Reviewed by Felix Perry
When dealing with controversial matters there is always a need for a negotiator or leader to guide the discussions and make sure the less passionate have a chance to express their views as much as the overly vocal extroverts that tend to rule most of these types of groups.

Good Write dear friend and nice picture...

Popular Poetry (Philosophy)
  1.  Rich Tapestry of Death
  2.  Life after Life...?
  3.  Discovering Ourselves
  4.  Bullwhip
  5.  Logger Romeos
  6.  Without imitating self...
  7.  Blessings
  8.  Expiration date...
  9.  Pause
  10.  In a bored state of mind

The Emergent Principle by Tom Kitt

The pathways to personal power are many and varied and they are all very real. Or, at least as real as anything else. This book starts at the very beginning and takes you to the ve..  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.