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  • Leave me be,
    shake me free,
    please save me
    from my critical mind.
    Spare me the nooks of should
    and the crannies of could
    and judgments of the nitpicking kind.

    Open the day,
    begin my way,
    come what may
    with a brand new start.
    Offer me kind ways to be
    and fresh eyes to see
    and a path that leads from the heart.








    photo credit: Art G. flickr creative commons
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