WriteBeLight

Content

Finally happy with myself,

With just me, today.

Wrote all of the checks,

Needed to pay my way.

 

I sit here content,

With my time at hand.

Continue for a while,

Before I get up and stand.

 

To place one foot in front,

In stride, before the other.

Moving ahead and forward,

With no worry or bother.

 

For, I have reached a point,

Very happy in my work.

Ignoring the petty,

Buffoons and jerks.

 

I cannot change people,

Can only change me.

I’m content with who I am,

Have peace of mind. Feel free.

Comments6

  • kathyhall

    A great poem of self content. Peace of mind is everything....Kat

    • WriteBeLight

      So true Kat! Thanks for the compliment :)

    • Michael Edwards

      And try to relish every moment - well said WBL

      • WriteBeLight

        Have to try to Michael. You are right and thanks!

      • swingline

        A point that eludes most people . Cherish the moment for they seem to be fleeting .

        • WriteBeLight

          I agree swingline! Thanks.

        • Diamond

          Last stanza makes an impact. Nice piece.

          • WriteBeLight

            Appreciate your comment Diamond :)

          • BRIANSODES

            Contentment with Godliness ~ HONEY ~ is great gain. Bless you for lifting all our Spirits ~ Yours BRIAN

            • WriteBeLight

              Thanks very much Dear Brian. Like you do so often!

            • orchidee

              A fine write. Erm, as is said, un-hymn like: 'Don't let the b******s grind ya down'! oohh.

              • WriteBeLight

                You got that right orchidee! It is hard to do sometimes, but so rewarding when you put your mind to being happy! Thanks.



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