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Love one another as Jesus has loved us.

Today I choose to open prison doors Breaking the chains of an unchangeable past Goodbye to what was and never can be Swatting off my heart pesky, hateful regrets Building wisdom from nightmarish mistakes Closing doors on shallow relationships Awakening from dull, unfulfilling dreams ***** Today I choose to live purposefully Focusing on the present …

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Why do I feel like the big bad wolf Huffing and puffing my way through life Exhaling instead of inhaling Carelessly expelling energy Striving in vain to write my story ***** Round and round on the merry go round The beauty of life passing me by Living in the shadows of the past Seeking shelter …

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Memories of my childhood Images of love and joy Abandoned in adulthood My life now but a decoy ***** A trap of my own doing Cowardly disappearing Others approval wooing For fear of the crowd’s jeering ***** Relentlessly, ruthlessly Total perfection seeking Mercilessly, brutally All achievement critiquing ***** Slamming shut my prison door Alone, living …

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