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"Key To Mind" - Poem of the Soul

Updated on August 8, 2013

"Key To Mind"

In and out of sublime,

She played games to pass

The gaps of time.

Somewhere is the chief of the soul.

She felt the addiction start to rise;

Both games and work left her in a bind.

In the battle, she fought to answer the wonder:

Whose the master of her mind?

No one but she -

Should be in control -

Should dominate her life, holding the key.

She is the owner of her mind and soul.

She quit the games,

Amped up the work.

She focused her aims,

And meditated with a smirk.

She steps back to assess her garden to see

And realize with vivid clarity,

She's the only one - it's only she

Who must capture her own prosperity.

[Alyssa Scheidemann - 2013]

© 2013 Alyssa Scheidemann


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      David Carl 3 years ago from New York

      Good work!

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      Alyssa Scheidemann 4 years ago from Southwest Florida

      Thanks! :)

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      Tijani Achamlal 4 years ago from Morocco

      Wow nice poem and nice write. I really enjoyed this work of yours. I look forward to reading and enjoying more of your thoughts put to paper. Bravo!!