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Updated on October 9, 2010

Hold On To Your Heads Where Going In

Many think of life as something somewhere to be found

I like to think of it as life all around

Some people look all there lives for a secret

I like to think we have the gift we just have to realize it

Other people complain that life doesn't give them a chance

I say the chance was given over and over again you just where to busy to give it your all

When the gift of greatness is hidden deep within

Like a cherry cordial one bite and your in

You have to want it and make it happen

This has to be much more than a fad or a passing craze

You have to wake up the world from the words that you speak

What if our hearts were made out of dynomite

Would you light that fuse and watch it explode

Or would you run and hide and someday understand where ever you go you can never be safe

You have to bring out the joy so others can see

And I mean not just your close friends and family

One that will rock the town like a earthquake shakin all the ground everywhere we are at

What makes us forget that burning desire today

That it can so quickly turn tomorrow into ashes

Do not expect anyone to carry the torch of success for you

You are the only one that deserves the claim to fame

So as you sit here and read this short story of glory or confusion

Let it be known that you are the only one that holds the key to the future

Take a deep breath and swollow your pride

Remember you have nothing to hide

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    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      7 years ago

      Dim Flaxenwick it is my natural drug that they don't carry in stores yet but I am hooked.I can't shake it.I get a little taste of positivity and I just keep wanting more.Thank you again.

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      Dim Flaxenwick 

      7 years ago from Great Britain

      Great poem. We´ve been given ´free will´´ , so we can choose to be positive and ´go for it!!´ Thank you.

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      7 years ago

      Nellieanna First I have to comment on such a wonderful profile picture. When was it taken?Your thoughts are incredible and I feel they are my food for my empty stomach.I am slowly breaking down my life by making it one big chocolate chip cookie and taking one bite at a time.Each bite is so delicious and I can't wait to have another.My thanks and love bring more lovely thoughts to your already wonderful life.Saleheensblog hopefully I am on the right track and many can benefit from my hope and dreams that give a new perspective on the life that we live day after day.I pray all is well and the day is as good as the sun is as bright.THANKS FOR CARING.

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      Nellieanna Hay 

      7 years ago from TEXAS

      DO - You've managed to touch upon the great majority of realities about LIFE and what it is, what it means & what it's not! You're truly a philosopher! One of the more subtle realities, for some reason though it's apparent all around us is the insecurity of it. People buy insurance, not because it really assures anything - but because it's almost a sure thing it will be needed - LOL. And if it's not we feel we've bought ourselves the lack of need of it and it's worth every penny! haha From our first breath, we're at risk. That's not even a factor & definitely not a negotiable one! -But as you pointed out in the line: "... would you run and hide and someday understand where ever you go you can never be safe" The point - which you bring out again and again - is that we LIVE now - when we are living. No reason to project forward and backward, and certainly not for the purpose of having all the living tied up and delivered. That's anti-life! When it no longer holds the possibility of disaster, neither can it hold the possibility of enrichment! It's an empty basket big enough to hold whatever goodies you can and will find to put in it! If it gets a little cluttered with aches or challenges - just work them out of there or tip it over and dump 'em. Tomorrow will have its own pulsating, living choices if we have room for them in our baskets!

      You always bring us the best thoughts, Dream On. And I like it that you also share some of your own doubts and concerns. Of course - you have them, otherwise you'd be unreal! Hugs...

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      7 years ago

      Acaetnna I am So glad to see everyone a little bit happier.Thanks.

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      acaetnna 

      7 years ago from Guildford

      Well Dream On you have my absolute full support. A cuddle can do real wonders I believe. No you are not alone and I for one have already found comfort from your words. Thank you.

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      7 years ago

      Acaetnna How simple it sounds and how hard it can be.Maybe if I keep reminding myself and get the support of others finding the same problems and at the same time accomplishments.We can both share in this wonderful world of Disney.The important thing is no matter what happens we are not alone.Through thick ad thin.Life keeps unfolding to reveal its most incredible magnificent treasures to all that are willing to search for it.Thank you for giving me a read.

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      acaetnna 

      7 years ago from Guildford

      Dream On that is wonderful, I am so pleased that I have come by your very wise words. We are here to experience every moment, the good and the bad, the adventure and the stumbles of life. Everything happens for a reason. Believe and achieve.

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      DREAM ON 

      7 years ago

      Poetvix We can do it!We have to try until we make it happen.No excuses.They give us reasons to fail.How about watching success so much it becomes part of you.Thank you for reading.Attemptedhumour The greatest successes come from our biggest failures.We just have to keep our minds open to incredible wonders life has to offer.Thanks for being part and leading us on to our next success.Kennynext You are very wise.Ahead of your time.Now if we can help others mold a life we will have done up and beyond what was expected.Thanks from my firery center.Life is one joy not se by any reality show.

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      kennynext 

      7 years ago from Everywhere

      The future is always ours to mold.

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      attemptedhumour 

      7 years ago from Australia

      I'm a self made failure. Good poem, well worked. Cheers

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      poetvix 

      7 years ago from Gone from Texas but still in the south. Surrounded by God's country.

      Awesome!

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