Expanding Your Horizons

When Time Reminds You

As I look out at the beautiful blue and white checkered sky

Seeing all the fluffy clouds suspended so high

I am so happy to be where I am today

As each of my thoughts come into focus

I just leave them alone and let them go where they must go

Seeing them drift and float in the open air

My body relaxing and just breathing

Enjoying my time here

When a world rushing to go in so many directions

There is no place I rather be

Than in the comfort of my own home

Looking over seeing my wife only a few feet away from me

With a smile on her face

Trusting our own instincts that have brought us together

In the company of one another

Is all that I want and need at this very moment

My eyes open and shut feeling the warmth in my chest

Breathing softly looking forward to the rest of my day




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ocfireflies 3 years ago from North Carolina

That's the way every day should start. Very beautiful. What a lucky couple.

Kim


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DDE 3 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

One should be happy with life as it is hoping for what is not there or can't be is not going to bring you happiness the present is important to explore and gain ones strengths


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jhamann 3 years ago from Reno NV

I was filled with the happiness of the moments you describe as you described them, what a great experience. Thank you. Jamie


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Nellieanna 3 years ago from TEXAS

This is a soothing and touching poem and paints a lovely, soothing and touching scene! I like it very much!


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billybuc 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

Such an important message.....close your eyes and breathe....allow the wonders of life to flow through you. How many people fail to do this daily? Far too many!


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Kathryn Stratford 3 years ago from Manchester, Connecticut

That sounds like a very relaxing, contented poem. It sounds like your life, especially at certain moments, is very pleasant.

Have a wonderful day!

~ Kathryn


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epbooks 3 years ago from Las Vegas, NV

How beautiful!


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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

OcfirefliesTo the rest of the world it might be quite boring and a bit too personal it is the life that I know and love.DDE Once again you said it best living now and enjoying the present is much better than wishing for a great future. Jhamann You have made your moment better by finding the peace in you that connects with loving life. Now it is up to you to expand on every good thought and see it's true potential.Nellieana I reach deeper into the world that is filled with blossoms ready to unfold.billybuc I look around at the people that share my thoughts and love it when more people share the powers that are so abundant and free. Kathryn Stratford It is times like this I cherish more than gold. epbooks Right back at you.To see so many comments makes my eyes water and my hands cramp in pain. All worth it and it encourages me to write on.A big thanx to all my wonderful followers who have written so many comments here today. Enjoy your night.


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Nellieanna 3 years ago from TEXAS

Hugs!


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DREAM ON 3 years ago Author

Nellieanna What a sweet surprise and beautiful hugs right back.

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