Category Archives: Poetry

Do It

Looking is not doing, Hearing is not doing, Talking is not doing, only Doing is doing.

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A Poem by any other name. . .

. . . is still a Poem.

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Christmas Is – Part 2

Though I often wish for family traditions to fall back on I’m glad we haven’t many. Tradition bends one to doing, being and performing without the need for thought or questions. It’s time we questioned what we do and why … Continue reading

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Unfinished

I hang onto these odd bits like props for an unfinished play. Maybe someday I will fill in the missing parts and make an award-winning production. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Day Off

I love open doors, windows flung wide, cool breeze, scent of primroses, sipping tea, nibbling toast. Life is good on days off. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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‘Tis For My Soul To Soar

‘Tis for my soul to soar above these things while my body struggles with its handicap. ‘Tis for my spirit that this struggle brings a plane of wisdom yet out of my grasp. ©Sharron R. McMillan  

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Sleep

“. . .sleep that knits the raveled sleeve of care” Shakespeare

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Skunk Cabbage (Lysichiton americanus)

Your beauty takes my breath away ensuring that I will not stay. ©Sharron R. McMillan  

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Waiting For The Same Boat

Most people are calm, understanding, nothing can be done. We are all waiting for the same boat. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Through Eyes of Grief

I see you more clearly now, through eyes of grief. I could have seen you better when you were here, if I had known how. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Oh Well

A fairly simple  philosophy – if it can not be changed or understood, oh well! No sense knocking one’s head upon that which will never budge. Move the head then, look at something else. Understand what is understandable. Oh well! … Continue reading

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