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Updated on April 22, 2012
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April Poetry Month Poem 23

Time ~

Like the wind, is unseen

A powerful force of nature

Marching on

Time ~

Pays no attention to man's passion

His joy and sorrow

His life or death

Time ~

We mark in minutes, hours

Days, months and years

It leaves its own mark; the four seasons

Time ~

We see it's progression

Bud to flower

Womb to tomb

Time ~

Is illusive

Yesterday is gone

Tomorrow is not here

All you have is NOW!

Establish your identity with eternity. There is a story inside you to interpret.

If there is music inside you,

Sing now!

If there is rythm in your soul,

Dance now!

Celebrate the beauty of your spirit

Now!

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      Glenn Stok 

      5 years ago from Long Island, NY

      I voted this awesome and beautiful in addition to voting up. You bring out the knowledge that NOW is the greatest moment of all, that should not be wasted. Powerful!

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      Movie Master 

      6 years ago from United Kingdom

      I love your poetry Ann - voting up and beautiful

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      Jamie Lee Hamann 

      6 years ago from Reno NV

      I am glad I am going back through the poems I missed, this one is EXCELLENT, I feel that this experience has helped me out, I will return to read more. Jamie

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      anndavis25 

      6 years ago from Clearwater, Fl.

      Lipnancy, Thank you. Now you can make my day...write another hub. Ann

    • anndavis25 profile imageAUTHOR

      anndavis25 

      6 years ago from Clearwater, Fl.

      Thank you for the votes. Have a great day. Ann

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      anndavis25 

      6 years ago from Clearwater, Fl.

      Dave, you cheer me up. Thank you.

    • anndavis25 profile imageAUTHOR

      anndavis25 

      6 years ago from Clearwater, Fl.

      avian, that's right. Thank you.

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      anndavis25 

      6 years ago from Clearwater, Fl.

      Hey Mary. Yeah, and my hair is getting grayer with each day that passes. But....it's happening to everybody. lol. Thanks for the visit

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      Nancy Yager 

      6 years ago from Hamburg, New York

      You always make my day!

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      breakfastpop 

      6 years ago

      Simply beautiful and voted that way.

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      Dave Mathews 

      6 years ago from NORTH YORK,ONTARIO,CANADA

      Anndavis: You do have a telent that improves with TIME.

    • anndavis25 profile imageAUTHOR

      anndavis25 

      6 years ago from Clearwater, Fl.

      YES GYPSY! YOGA

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 

      6 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Voted up and awesome. Love your philosophy Ann. Now can you tell me how I can step off of this world for just a minute to catch my breath. lol

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      Deb Hirt 

      6 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Awesome. Now is what we live for.

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      Mary Hyatt 

      6 years ago from Florida

      I loved this poem. It is all so true. Time just keeps marching on......

    • anndavis25 profile imageAUTHOR

      anndavis25 

      6 years ago from Clearwater, Fl.

      Thanks Joyce. Time flies!

      wetnose, Thank you again.

      Michael, Thanks for the compliment.

      Dfiduccia, appreciate your visit. Thanks.

      Deborah, thanks for sharing this. Ann

      Mike, oh did it rhyme?

      Audrey, Hi. Thanks. We're truckin' aren't we?

      Hubert, hello monkey. Glad you swung by. Ann

      whonunwho, you got the message! Live now.

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      wetnosedogs 

      6 years ago from Alabama

      oh I like this one!

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      Joyce Haragsim 

      6 years ago from Southern Nevada

      Time has march on me so fast I can't believe it, next i'll have medicare ins. OMG how did that happen.

      Voted up and beautiful, Joyce.

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      cleaner3 

      6 years ago from Pueblo, Colorado

      Ann, very nice Ann, very nice

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      DFiduccia 

      6 years ago from Las Vegas

      Hi Ann,

      I like this a lot— well done!

      DF

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 

      6 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      beautiful and very true..

      voted up and sharing

      Debbie

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      mckbirdbks 

      6 years ago from Emerald Wells, Just off the crossroads,Texas

      Philosophy in rhyme.

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      whonunuwho 

      6 years ago from United States

      I really liked your message in this poem, live for now and not for yesterday or tomorrow.

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      Audrey Howitt 

      6 years ago from California

      Beautifully said Ann!

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      Hubert Williams 

      6 years ago

      Awesome Girl. That is a very poignant poem. Well done, and thank you.

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