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MY CHARACTER...AND REASON
by Asa D. Seeley

Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Just reminiscing...I remember


 

I had a spectacular agenda...digging

down so deep

...as if I were a Jew in the 1930's

and my occupation was street peddler...

making my only goal...'everything'

that would extend to my 'seed'

...finding some type of 'comfort'

from the fruit...my labor

 

Using the anger that I had...

for the 'damage' that had been done

to my body and mind...from the

fermented fruits & other...toxins

as a motivation... 

 

Having gone 'left' all my life...

it was time...to go 'right'

 

 

 

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Reviewed by MaryGrace Patterson 9/25/2012
To lok into one's inner being is sometimes hard to do. You have found the key to open locked doors. Good for you!...M
Reviewed by Odin Roark 9/4/2012
Assuming a non-political bent for the poem (Dog help us if "The Right" take over our lives) this rouses in the reader his or her own sense of history, his or her own sense of trail blazing, ever cautious with bushwhacking into the questionable safety, but never fearful of discovery. Change. How inevitable for those of conscious living. Again, you provided nourishment for the mind. Thank you.
Reviewed by Darrell and Kathy Adams 8/12/2012
You are an extraordinary poet to draw from deeply painful, yet obviously growth experiences, process them and put them out there for us to benefit from. Thank you. Be well, Kathy
Reviewed by Linda Hill 7/6/2012
Asa,
I love all your poem but the last two lines says it all. Having gone left all my life...it was time...to go right. You can, my friend. With alot of faith and the love and support of your Mom (which you have) A new life awaits. God bless you always.

Many blessings,
+Linda








Reviewed by Frieda Groffy 6/18/2012
a very strong poem! you are a 'soul poet' so just keep writing!
Reviewed by Carolyn Dye 6/15/2012
ASA', OMG love this it speaks to my heart and feel ever word you wrote. keep writing and doing What God called you to do.
Reviewed by Mickey Mantle Fortin 5/30/2012
Asa...release the inner spirit that lives with every beat of your heart and every breath that you take. Be true to who and what you are now and learn but not live in the past. This is your test, your character, your strength your weakness, no one else but you. If you think you can, you can; and if you think you can't then surely you can't: its all up to you! Stay strong my brother from another mother.
Reviewed by John Domino 5/28/2012
Dear Asa,

Follow your vision and you'll do just fine.
Put Christ in everything you say and do and you'll go far.
You got what it takes because you have seen the sun over the horizon.
You will never return to darkness and hopelessness again.
Amen!
Reviewed by William Bonilla 5/28/2012
wish you all the luck
peace be with you

William
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 5/23/2012
It is never too late and your positive outlook is half "the battle." Love and blessings to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci 5/23/2012
Mature thinking here. He is being mindful. Go, Asa!!Good for you!!

Jane
Reviewed by Laurel Lamperd 5/4/2012
Great poem, Asa. You have tasted the depths now you are on your way to sunshine and laughter. Rainbows
Reviewed by Thomasena Martin-Johnson 4/29/2012
Forgive yourself. Recognize where you went wrong. Dont shop at the "thrift Store" Go to the High end District. I like your poem.
Reviewed by Lily of Lough Neagh C. Dennis-Woosley 4/24/2012
Let me explain something, more than likely this is true. Our visions are a peak into our past. When we can reconcile our past we can face our future and face all head on. Beautiful write, what a talented insightful young man.
Love and Light
Reviewed by Elizabeth Russo 4/22/2012
It is good to remember our errors, our missteps. And it is good to have faith and hope that you will turn things around. Never give up. God bless. ~Best, Elizabeth
Reviewed by Mary Ann Biddinger 4/19/2012
Asa ~ Your goals are steadfast and strong. Your character
in poetic flair and rythum for blessings to be.
Lady Mary Ann
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 4/19/2012
And we are not talking about political parties, are we?

Ron
Reviewed by Laura Fall 4/18/2012
A deeply moving poem Laura
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 4/18/2012
From the inside out, from the outside in...when they meet it all comes together..moving poem~
Reviewed by Amor Sabor 4/17/2012
This next time you may really have the strength to stay out for good...you know our Creator loves us and his son taught us how to be humble and be forgiven.
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 4/17/2012
Your poetic voice reveals guidance towards harmony and rejuvenation ~
Blessings,
Christine
Reviewed by jude forese 4/17/2012
Believe in youself and your potential is limitless ...
Reviewed by pat medlin 4/17/2012
'redemtion song...this is your song of freedom'

write write write! asa keep writing....so much gain from it...for everyone
Reviewed by Clarence Prince 4/17/2012
Remember this: With God all things are possible; then, just put your trust in Him; He will forgive you of your sin and keep you out of jail. Just trust Him, Asa!
Reviewed by Carol Mitchell 4/17/2012
Beautiful poem. Redemption is for all. May God bless and keep you always. Loved your heartfelt words.
Reviewed by Ruan Mills Burke 4/17/2012
Right behind you, Asa. Getting life on track makes everything else so much easier.



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