ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Eclectic thoughts of a never ending mind

Updated on July 13, 2011
Source

Let's face it, sometimes things can get overwhelming. Maybe you're a single mother trying to provide for her children? Maybe you're teen who's trying to get through the every day stress of high school? We've all been there, that point when it just hasn't been your day or even your week and nothing seems to go the right way. That's where I was a few days ago. I had a pretty stressful week and I was at a mental standpoint where I couldn't get myself out of the funk I had been in for a few days. So, I did what I always do when I need a little pick-me-up. I let my mind hang on this simple thought....

Journey

I’d like to take a journey

On a winding road

Past the lush green pastures

Not knowing where to go

Toward the distant mountains

Past the rolling hills

Onto open landscapes

Where no one dare to build

Maybe toward the ocean

Where no one can be seen

Or somewhere even better

Like somewhere in my dreams

 

Bethany Lynn Vine ©

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • epigramman profile image

      epigramman 

      7 years ago

      .....back to revisit a classic ....and of course a classic writer at the top of her craft ....

    • Mrs. J. B. profile image

      Mrs. J. B. 

      7 years ago from Southern California

      Beautifully written. Great work and again welcome to hub pages.

      Always:

      LeeLee aka Mrs. J. B.

    • epigramman profile image

      epigramman 

      7 years ago

      ..and that is exactly where I would like to go ... somewhere in your dreams - the dreams of which you write and with a title like the one which caught my attention - I bet it's quite an amazing journey indeed and I am anticipating another poetic road trip with you ......welcome to hubland and keep writing from the heart and the mind will always follow .....

    • downpourofwords profile image

      downpourofwords 

      7 years ago from Dallas, Texas, USA

      Short and sweet. keep writing

    • kafsoa profile image

      kafsoa 

      7 years ago

      Least but best:) I've enjoyed it very much although it's very short "this might be the secret" Good luck writing and hope to read more from you Bethany. Rated up and beautiful.

    • BethanyLynn211 profile imageAUTHOR

      Bethany 

      7 years ago from Bangor, Pa

      Thank you SilentReed =] I love getting feedback on my writing and I can tell I'm going to enjoy Hubpages already.

    • Stump Parrish profile image

      Stump Parrish 

      7 years ago from Don't have a clue, I'm lost.

      I will with hold judgement until I read some more of your writing. I enjoyed this enough to follow you.

    • SilentReed profile image

      SilentReed 

      7 years ago from Philippines

      Enjoyed your poetry and looking forward to more eclectic writing. Welcome to Hubpages. I hope you have a pleasant journey :)

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)