Good Morning Mr. Moon

(Prompt word for today;  Rhythmic)

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Good morning Mr. Moon

Don’t you know our morn has come

Your beauty gave us light last night

Please sleep now, we want the Sun

 

The Rhythmic nature of our world

So wondrous and beautiful to view

You give us new each and everyday

From dusk to dawn and all day through

 

When human troubles get you down

The constant chatter of our time

Take a look at nature’s ease and grace

Let her calm your fretting mind

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https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/rhythmic/

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Amanda Callow, and

https://www.google.ca/search?q=Images

 

 

 

 

 

Glitter or Gloom

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Some days our lives can be glitter and gold

Some days only shaded and long

Some days when I open my eyes to the sun

Last days thoughts pour in with the dawn.

 

Let’s take a deep breath, it’s time to renew

Let’s start our new day with a smile

Let’s all tell ourselves our worries can’t win

We will find our new strength for a while.

 

Hot coffee, good food, so ready,  refreshed

I shall go on, come what may

Open that door, stepping into the sun

Ah yes,  let’s bring on the day!

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https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/glitter/

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Pure Joy

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I love to babysit my two little grandsons, Charlie, 3 years old and Eddie, 13 months old.

I usually have them at my house one day a week and sometimes more often than that.

They are a challenge at times but most of the time I am just in awe of the conversations with little Charlie and the level of maturity of this little 3-year-old.

He told his grandfather today that he wants to be an Engineer and there is no doubt in my mind that he could just be that someday.

The funniest comment came from Charlie today when his grandfather was trying to persuade Charlie to eat his hot dog for lunch.  Grandpa said, “a lot of times I don’t even eat the hotdog with the bun.  I eat the hotdog by itself just like a banana”!  Charlies’ response to this was; “Grandpa, that’s not funny”!  Grandpa and Grandma looked at each other and laughed and laughed.

Grandchildren are such a joy!

They certainly exceed all expectations  and they are definitely a gift!

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https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/expectation/

A Gift Of Love

Editor’s Note:  I dedicate this poem to Tasha and John who have recently lost their Mother, Bonnie.

 

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Live, laugh, love and dream

These lovely words so true

She always taught us to believe

Feel love our whole life through

 

Our dreams are full with thoughts of her

We know she’s always near

The flowers in the garden tell

She planted them last year

 

 

 The Angels let me come each day

My presence as a warming glow

My whisper is a sweet soft breeze

I am always here you know.

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Heaven is a lovely place

So peaceful, warm, so free

I did not want to leave so soon

But the angels beckoned me

 

My darling family please do know

How close I am to you

Watching, smiling, loving, caring

A breath away it’s true

 

We will love you forever more

On this you can depend

Things will never be the same for us

Without our Mom and our best friend.

 

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https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/lukewarm/

 

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Shall I Resist

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Shall I resist to read the news

Of troubled people throughout this worldappreciate-happiness

Is there just no good out there today

Has happiness left, only sadness unfurled

So many in power predicting such doom

Can they not see a way to end all the strife

So many depend on their knowledge and power

Can they honestly bring us a safe happy life

Yes it’s time to resist sadness, to start anew

Please do tell all those who see no end

We have so much to be thankful for

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For if we lose faith, only see gloom and doom

Tomorrow will be lost, so please do fight

Look up, see the sky and the beautiful sun

Don’t listen to those who shadow your light

Now is the time  to say I have won

You have life, you have strength, a future to live

Don’t let the world’s troubles become yours today

You alone can change the future;  you have so much to give. 

 

 

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/resist/

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