AuthorsDen.com   Join | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  R.E.E.S Blogs Linda Smith, Publisher, iRoxanne Howe-Murphy, iNancy Shattuck, iAlexander Goldstein, iJeff Ovall, iMel Hathorn, iJudith Mays, i

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

William Gregory

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Poetry
· 30 Titles
· 64 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Dec, 2011

William Gregory, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Into the Crossfire
by Cindy McDonald

A notorious biker destroys Jack Haliday's world. Now Jack has two objectives: 1. Find Gunner 2. Kill Gunner..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Gifts
by Helen Vandepeer

A christmas story for children of all ages that can be enjoyed anytime of the year.Easy large print..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  in honor of
  2.  Water Baby
  3.  Blue Morpho
  4.  Your Own Nuclear Power
  5.  For Emily
  6.  Defeat
  7.  Woodsmoke and Possibility....
  8.  I Wish I Could Tell You...
  9.  Free Spirit
  10.  Traveler's Lament
  11.  I'm So Happy
  12.  reevaluation
  13.  Heaven on Earth
  14.  In The Bath
  15.  My Scars
  16.  Last Birthday
  17.  larger voice
  18.  Eclipse
  19.  I Am . . .
  20.  Kaleidoscope World





Just Like Me
by William Gregory
Friday, September 14, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by William Gregory
•  A Blessing To All
•  A Day At The Seaside
•  At One With The Earth
•  Blind Panic
•  The Butterfly & The Caterpillar
           >> View all 27

A poem about loving what you do, helping to achieve your goals


A butterfly sitting on the grass..asked some others that went past..”I seem so much larger than you, can you tell me what to do?”…”How can I fly as I high as you?”…”& with  the grace that you do?”…The butterflies then replied..”It depends how hard you try”…”& if you set your goals too high”…”Only set what you can achieve”..”Your frustration it will then relieve”…”Although your progress may be slow”..”Your abilities will surely grow”…”Don’t rush to be like others or what they can do”…”They may be very different to you”…”They may have more strength & grace”…”But the lives we live are not a race”…”They may have more stamina or beauty”…”But there’s something you can’t see”..”Hidden deep within our soul”…”That helps us to achieve our goal”…”It’s the LOVE we have, for what we do”…”Maybe if that LOVE grows in you”…”The LOVE you need, to want to fly”..”& join the others way up high”..”Put your fears & doubts aside”…”or any sadness that you hide”…”Just feel happiness, when you look to the sky”…”see the clear blue ocean way up high”…”you’ll see the SUN, then feel it’s warmth & LOVE”…”shining down on you from above”…”embrace the LOVE that it will freely give”…”to you, to help you, LOVE & LIVE”…”Stop sitting back hiding in the shade”..”if you want to achieve a higher grade”…”stand up & spread your wings wide”..”& share any LOVE that you hide”..”What you give, you will receive”..”your doubts & fears, it will relieve”…”then you’ll feel more LOVE coming to you”…”to help you achieve all you want or can do”…”then you’ll fly way above the ground”…”as you feel & embrace all the LOVE that’s around”..”in everything you touch or see”…”then you can fly, Just Like Me”..

Copyright © William Gregory 2012

 

Art & Inspiration by William Gregory aka Starfire
Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


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


Reviewed by Lois Christensen 9/20/2012
Love butterflies not many around this summer though, just a few yellow ones at times where i live now.
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 9/16/2012
Certainly, an inspiration.

Ron



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.