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Someday we will all be united - but only if we curb our greed and jealousies. Read More
Live instead of survival Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 26, 2020

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Poem / Poetry

February 22, 2020

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KNOWLEDGE This is the greatest energy that can change a lot of things. The worst state a man can ever find himself in is the state of inadequate knowledge. Knowledge gives you the strength to move on and the confidence to succeed (Proverbs 24:5) Knowledge opens us to wisdom in… Read More
My first experience to a forbidden love and my worst pain ever Read More
The cry is out, ''Get wisdom.'' My poem. Read More

Tags: love, life, happy, fear, wisdom

Poem / Poetry

December 25, 2019

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Comments: 6

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Poem / Poetry

November 17, 2019

"Safe" is a poem that highlights the unhealthy aspects of not taking risks in life, in order to progress. It mimics the style of the passage from the bible, beginning, "Love is patient, love is kind..." Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 15, 2019

Reads: 142

Comments: 4

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Tags: life, time, wind, wisdom

Very short poems, they are merely a fraction of my racing thoughts. Enjoy! Read More
A poem which explains the benefits of a man involving with many wives Read More
The greatest lessons can be learned from the most absurd of encounters. Read More

Book / Riddles

May 23, 2019

Wu Qoutes (tm)(c) - pron. Whew Koots are small words of wisdom often with multiple meanings designed to make you laugh, think deeper about a topic, and impart words to the wise. Every person will ascribe a different and personal meaning from this short quips. Read More

Tags: wisdom

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People may be wise with age and then pass away, but books of knowledge, though they may yellow, will never die. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 16, 2019

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Comments: 1

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The path is forever as you age and learn. Read More

Tags: aging, youth, wisdom

I would like to add this song I may seek the truth of this transitory lifetime. :) Read More

Tags: faith, teacher, wisdom

I am but just a visitor quietly passing through this beautiful planet. This is the story of my Spiritual Awakening and the wisdom I acquired along the way. This is the essence of being Born Again. Stepping outside the comfort zone, letting go of fear/ego and the illusion of this… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 03, 2019

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Comments: 3

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I know of people who would have liked to become millionaires but it didn't happen. My poem. Read More
Are you truly wise? What is wisdom? The wisdom of the world is not the wisdom of Scripture. Read More

Tags: god, spirit, wisdom, holy, wise

As the big ball in Times Square descends, that reflective time of year countdown hastens. Some are reminded that there is an indefinable transcendence to wisdom. Some pursue it. Some ignore it. Some know It. (Sculpture by Matteo Pugliese) Read More

Tags: wisdom

Three friends hanging out at a bar encounter an older woman who shares her story with them and gives them advice on romance and love. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 27, 2018

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What is it about wisdom that makes it so hard to find? --- Could it be that it is all about "The Forest and the Trees" thing? Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 23, 2018

Reads: 339

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Time does not keep up with us; it is us who must keep up with time. This poem is about keeping it moving regardless of our circumstances. We get knocked down, but we must get back up and keep moving forward. We're each given a limited amount of time here… Read More

Tags: poetry, life, poem, time, wisdom

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