mind

 

By Lisa Self

 

Any dark alley in New York holds less danger

 

Than the awake, troubled mind at midnight.

 

A mind that robs the body,

 

Takes more than a thief can in minutes . . .

 

And the stolen goods can not be returned.

 

If only insurance was offered on peace.

 

Even meditation requires monthly payments.

 

lisaself2Lisa Self is a mother, a lover, and a poet. She believes in spreading love and positivity. She views the world with a sense of wonder and joy, with stars in her eyes and flowers in her footsteps.

 

 

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Editor:  Sherrin Fitzer/Dana Gornall

 

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