Merry Go Round

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Merry go round

Until we go down

Spinning top

Boring a hole in the ground

Throwing pieces

Pieces that were me

But I’m not sure if they fit anymore

Ripped to the side

The side of reality

The side that was a dream

Or a nightmare

Merry go round

Until we go down

Spinning top

Boring a hole in my heart

Rip away the façade

The shell I used to protect me

But in reality

It only hid me from what’s good

Truth

Shoot me straight up

Catapult

Burst into the stars

Orbit

Flying free

Being me

Serenity

Merry go round

Forever I’m bound

To the truth of my soul

To the beauty of my journey

To the peace in my heart

Free

Eternity

Blessitude

Lorrie

11/14/14

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30 thoughts on “Merry Go Round

  1. “spinning, shining and going around and around. Sounds like a wild ride Lorrie!” I love Brad’s comment!!! I especially love the ten last lines…

    Forever I’m bound

    To the truth of my soul

    To the beauty of my journey

    To the peace in my heart

    Free

    Eternity

    As beautiful as your spiritual quest & answers… thank you so much for sharing my dearest friend πŸ™‚ have a nice week-end & take care β™₯β™₯β™₯

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    1. Thank you my dearest! Sometimes we need to “jump off” the spinning merry go round of life…and analyze where we’ve been…what direction we are going in. It never ceases to amaze me that I can believe I am so aware…and then find out I have changed directions! I am back on track…and I thank you for always being an immense source of strength for me! I ❀ you…and send my very best wishes! ❀ ❀ ❀

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  2. Wow…a nice new theme! Your poem is super as it always is, Lorrie! I do hope you know how much they are appreciated by all of us who read them…

    Have a super day,
    TTL

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    1. πŸ™‚ Thank you so much!!! I am happy you like the new theme…I felt I needed a change and it was fun to do. It feels “right.” At least for now πŸ™‚

      Thank you for always being so positive and for always showing me such wonderful support!! ❀

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  3. Forever I’m bound
    To the truth of my soul
    To the beauty of my journey
    To the peace in my heart..
    Oh Lorrie how wonderful it is to be back! This is my souls melody..beautiful! πŸ™‚ ❀
    I hope you are keeping well!

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    1. Thank you dear Natalie! I am so fully comforted by your words. It is amazing how much I realize the impact of one person healing on many others. I suppose I am a late bloomer…but you know the saying…better late than never! Wishing you a wonderful weekend! ❀ ❀

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    1. Oh…I LOVE a merry go round…horses bobbing up and down πŸ™‚ I can remember trying to catch the ring as it went round and round…to be honest….I never got one!! I think I tried like crazy and just couldn’t reach it! I may have to put that on my bucket list!! :):( ❀

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  4. Glad you were catapulted back up again Lorrie.. you took me upon a journey many more are now making.. It make make a few more a little ‘Dizzy’ before we have completed the ride my friend..

    Loved your poem.. πŸ™‚ ❀ Hugs Sue

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    1. Yes! Sue…it can be quite a ride full of brain altering dizziness!! I am so grateful for all I learn…and I know that we have many others on this “ride!” May we all “rise up” and join together…for we are stronger united than alone! Have a beautiful weekend Sue. Thank you for your wonderful soul! ❀ ❀

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  5. First off – YES, I am on a binge reading spree on your blog! And I loved reading each one of your beautiful work, Lorrie. πŸ˜€
    I have doing this a lot lately because I just love how many different feelings your words can make my head, drift into! Magical! ❀
    This one caught my attention the most because merry-go-rounds are always so fascinating, right? The way you've used it is exquisite! When i read "Boring a hole in the ground" I literally felt goosebumps! Such was the feeling, really. It's so exhilarating to almost experience the transition from melancholy to the resonance of calmness in – "Burst into the stars Orbit Flying free Being me Serenity".
    Wow wow wow wow, I'm truly honoured to meet such poets as yourself, my friend. ❀
    Peace and prayers. πŸ™‚

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    1. Awww! Talk about goosebumps! ! Thank you thank you thank you!!! <3. I am thrilled that you could feel the transition. ..as it happened to me while I was writing it!! I love it…how amazing to actually be able to feel exactly what I was feeling while I wrote this piece…I am honored and humbled. Thank you for your beautiful words…and my doors are always open…
      ❀ ❀

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