I would question the person to claim the United States is the greatest country in the world. With corrupt politicians being led by corrupt business leaders, media controlling the popular opinions of the masses, and a selfish mentality that leaves many to starve in the streets, I cannot see what makes this country the best in the world. 1,087 more words
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Welcome to Mindful Monday! Each week I try to examine new or sometimes old things about myself. I have found that being mindful encompasses the act of being watchful, aware, wary, heedful, alert, careful, or attentive, in whatever area in my life I feel it applies to, as I attempt to live in the present.
This poem, as well as the prologue after the asterisks, resemble the Morose Monday poems…
One thing that can be said about both Morose Mondays and Hope Fridays is that while the ‘personal may be poetical,’ the poetical is not purely personal. 580 more words
When you are ready, your pain at your loss and at the loss another has felt in their own selves, will change.
When you are ready, the fury and anger you inflicted on yourself will cool, and the steam will rise to an empty space, where you will never have to fear its wrath again. 459 more words