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by lifeboat
December 31, 2016, 12:08 am
Forum: Your Favorite Quotes!
Topic: Being true to yourself
Replies: 2
Views: 2678

Being true to yourself

From 'Practical Man' by Pete Atkin/Clive James

"There are some ideas you can't play round with
Can't let go of and you can't give ground with
'Cause when you die they're what you're found with
There are just some songs that are not for sale"
by lifeboat
December 22, 2016, 12:59 am
Forum: Your Favorite Quotes!
Topic: Light at the end of the tunnel/winter
Replies: 1
Views: 1883

Light at the end of the tunnel/winter

"Just remember in the winter, far beneath the bitter snow
Lies the seed, that with the sun's love in the spring becomes the rose."
The Rose, Better Midler
by lifeboat
December 19, 2016, 12:41 am
Forum: The Inspiration Cafe
Topic: Quite a silent year.
Replies: 3
Views: 4297

Thank you Janice and Zep. So glad that the year hasn't passed without comment and so sorry that a dear friend has had to endure so much. Janice your soul is eternal and it's voice will never be silenced. For me it's also been a mixed year. Almost lost my wife twice. Seen my country and the USA stand...
by lifeboat
August 22, 2016, 4:09 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: A Magnificent Gift
Replies: 5
Views: 10174

Beautiful!
by lifeboat
July 25, 2016, 11:19 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: Accept
Replies: 2
Views: 4353

So nice to read your words again my friend.....
I just spent 15 to 20 minutes looking at these words.
They are precious treasure indeed
by lifeboat
July 13, 2016, 4:56 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: In a moment
Replies: 3
Views: 4456

In a moment

In a moment you can store a lifetime's worth of beauty from a single glimpse of one wild flower In a moment you can store a winter's warmth from the love in just a passing touch In a moment your smile can make life seem worth living to a soul that's drifting without power In a moment your truth can ...
by lifeboat
July 6, 2016, 6:28 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: Isolation
Replies: 6
Views: 6483

Thank You Sparky. That means a lot and is a great help. The storm clouds have lifted from my life and I am no longer hiding (hibernating?) but beginning to venture forth. Knowing that you have others supporting you and wishing you well is a huge help. Writing this was triggered by a hope that countr...
by lifeboat
May 11, 2016, 10:04 pm
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: Life is a Fire Burning
Replies: 5
Views: 6317

Thank you for this beautiful and truly inspirational poem.
by lifeboat
March 12, 2016, 11:50 pm
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: Isolation
Replies: 6
Views: 6483

Thank you so much Sparky, I will do my best :)
by lifeboat
February 22, 2016, 3:17 am
Forum: Poetry For The Soul
Topic: Isolation
Replies: 6
Views: 6483

Isolation

In stormy weather some batten down hatches, lock themselves in, and keep the weather out Oh woe the weary traveller whose very last efforts drag their empty body to that place. When the storm abates will the Sun ever shine for those who unlock their door only to find a rotting corpse upon their step?