If you’re tired because you’ve tried, that’s okay. Often the best steps forward are spelled with the same letters. —M.M. Watercolor by Yong Chen. Read more by M.M.
Upward Do not fear a rocky start, for so also began the mountains who tower above the earth and enjoy the company of the sky. —M.M. Watercolor by Ruth Bailey More poems by M.M. here.
You can either roll it up and put it in orderly rows, or you can roll with it and see how it naturally grows. —M.M. Read another poem here and check out my new book of children's poems here.
Remember: buried treasure is not hard to find, but is hard to notice. —M.M. Watercolor Credit: "Winter Sunrise" by Laura Tasheiko
Your Someday You're waiting for Someday to poof and appear To pop in your presence and announce that he’s here, But Somedays don’t come if your never start seeking, That’s what he’d say if your Someday was speaking. -M.M.
The Stamina Stanza Endure, Endure, and you’ll procure, That patch of peace prepared, For those who chose to stick it out Because they truly cared. -M.M.
Triumph Rhymes with Pain Triumph is a mile long, And often rhymes with pain. It thinks it’s full of glory, but that’s all in your brain. It tries to leave you smiling; Instead, you’re out of breath, farther from the start of life, and closer to your death. But then the seconds lengthen. as... Continue Reading →