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Late Blooming
by Robert E Blackwell

Tuesday, March 06, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Who says Spring is the best season?

Late Blooming



Looking back,
I wish I’d learned to
Tie my shoes when
Everyone else did.

If only I learned
How to ride a bike
A lot sooner
Than I did.

Why couldn’t I
Learn to swim
Instead of being
Afraid of water?

While other flowers
Came out in April,
I didn’t bloom until
September.

Which means that
While others’ leaves
Have turned brown,
Mine still look good.

Imagine that…


 


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Reviewed by CJ Heck 3/9/2007
This is a phenomenal way of looking at life, Robert. Very inspirational, excellent expression of thought, a joy to read.
Love,
CJ
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/7/2007
*grins*

No matter the season, Robert, you are sunshine in my world and make everything beautiful. Well done. :)

((((HUGS)))) and love, and *kotc,* Karla.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 3/7/2007
Well done!!

love tinka
Reviewed by Donna Quesinberry 3/6/2007
good for you...

thanks,
~D.
Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg 3/6/2007
i love that last line!
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