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Serenity's Key

Updated on May 25, 2011
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Serenity's Key

It is what it is
and so it shall be.
Thus, acceptance today
is serenity's key.
Its not carved in stone,
as each day breaks anew,
for hope comes to life
with each dawn in debut.
Blessings abound
in the light of the day
to the heart that would seek
in a grateful array.
Yes, it is what it is
and today it shall be...
but the grateful of heart
hold serenity's key.
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      Clairepeek 6 years ago

      Yes! It is what it is and should not be any other way. I loved your poem, it feels as calm and serene to read it as are the words you wrote.

      Beautiful.

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Clairpeek, I thank you sincerely for your sweet comment! I so appreciate it!

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      tumblintumblweed 6 years ago

      Beautiful is what it is! "the grateful of heart holds serenity's key" I love it! Great job,my friend!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      weed, thank you again! You are a dear!

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      Pixel-Alchemist 6 years ago from Waitakere Auckland : New Zealand

      A kindly reminder to take each day as it comes, to not worry about tomorrow, or annexed over what has been. But to except, and enjoy the day that is. Wonderful Poem Tender Heart

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      Erin LeFey 6 years ago from Maryland

      Tnderhrt, I really needed to read this with the month I have been having. It struck chords deep within me and I thank you for the reminder. Sometimes I let things get too big and out of hand - brightest blessings my friend.

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      Eiddwen 6 years ago from Wales

      Beautiful and thanks for sharing.

      Take care

      Eiddwen.

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Simon, This came as a little reminder to me, indeed, to focus on the now, and the blessings in this particular time...God is good and I get what I need, always! Lots of love to you, my friend!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Erin, I can so relate! I am not having such a fabulous month, either, and needed this little write to reign in the heart and the mind...I am happy it spoke to you, as well...big hugs and blessings to you! and thank you!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Eiddwen, thank you, as always, for your visit and lovely comment! Have a wonderful day!

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 6 years ago from Southern Illinois

      The Serenity Prayer, One day at a time, is by far, to me, the most beautiful prayer ever written. Now, if we can learn to do that. It's a goal to reach for. Thank you Marsha. Your poetry is beautiful. You touched my heart once again.

      ( Hugs )

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      Doug Turner Jr. 6 years ago

      Something about this one said: "read me out loud." So I did, and it was jolly good fun infused with a certain meloncholy. Excellent as always, poetess.

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      samiaali 6 years ago

      Hi tnderhrt23, Very beautiful poem! :)

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Ruby, The Serenity Prayer is my favorite prayer and the one I use the most, so we share that. I appreciate your visits always and cherish your comments! Hugs!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Doug,That is so cool! I thank you, kind sir! Due to circumstances, I am afraid I have fallen dreadfully behind in my hub reading, but will skip on over to yours and play some catch up! Thanks!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      samiaali, thank you so much! I appreciate your comments always!

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      Kathy 6 years ago from California

      Very stirring and beautiful poem! Thank you for sharing this! Voted up and awesome!

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      escribir 6 years ago

      truthful and calming to the soul, thanks for sharing this beautiful verse

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Chatkath, again, thank you! I appreciate your visit and comment!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      escribir, you are welcome! Thank you for your visit and comment!

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      Poetic Fool 6 years ago

      Lovely poem and so true! Serenity can be found in being grateful and content in what we have and what each new day presents us. Thanks for this.

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      epigramman 6 years ago

      ....well the key to the serenity in my life is having someone like you in it .....and someone obviously whom I respect as a great writer and a friend too!

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      heart4theword 6 years ago from hub

      Another beautiful poem:) Like the picture you used as well:) God Bless You, who holds serenity's key:)

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      Sunnie Day 6 years ago

      Beautiful poem..so happy Epi suggested I come..I love it..simple with much depth and meaning,

      Thank you,

      Sunnie

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      Xavier Nathan 6 years ago from Isle of Man

      A beautiful way to describe surrender of the ego. The war is over and the silence is deafening. Thank you.

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Poetic Fool, thank you kindly, for your visit and awesome comment! It is surely my pleasure!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Epigramman, This little heart is grateful for your presence at my hub and in my world for you greatly enrich it!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Heart, Thank you for your read and visit! It is always appreciated here!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Sunnie, It is always great to see you...Epi is great PR in Hubland! Thank you, and have a wonderful day!

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Spirit Whisperer, thank you...the key is, indeed, Gratitude, as you have shown me! I do appreciate you!

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      Fluffy77 6 years ago from Enterprise, OR

      Some more great words here to live by, keep sharing your beautiful writing here.

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      tnderhrt23 6 years ago

      Thank you, Fluffy! For me, gratitude is the key to serenity, on any given day! That has been one of LIfe's greatest lessons!

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