Friday, November 5, 2010

Friday 5, 2010 http://blog.writersdigest.com

Day 5, The challenge was to write a metamorphosis poem.

The Importance of Today
At this stage of life,
One is probably,
Amazed at what we have become.
Yesterday, I was a girl,
With girlish hopes and dreams.
Today I am an old person,
Coasting on the downhill side of life,
Very aware if I am to accomplish anything,
It needs to be done today!

6 comments:

  1. in the blink of an eye...tomorrow is today and the future is yeaterday.

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  2. Yes, it all seems to be speeding up on this downhill side of life...wonderful words Annell.

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  3. Today is very important. I think that I am in the best part of my life now, I don't think of it as downhill.

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  4. My body says yes to the downhill, my mind says you gotta be kidding, yes? Doesn't matter cause today is the only one of its kind.

    Elizabeth

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  5. wise message.
    everything is relevant ...
    keep shining.

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  6. A beautiful and perceptive poem Annell, I agree with Elizabeth, my body is going downhill, and gathering pace I fear, but my mind is not yet aware of it.

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