I Have Learned the Art of Letting Go

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    I Have Let Go.....in Theory

    It just holds on. Sits idly in my belly, then sqeezes me randomly. For no good reason. He is here. We are we. No complaints, no worries.... Worries. It was years ago. Something stupid. A mistake. We are better now. I learned, so did he. Everything happens for a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Aug 14, 2010

    ...And You Can, Too.

    Is it easy, letting go of pain and anger and hurt?  No, not at all.  But it can be done, and the feeling is liberating beyond any words I have. Try it sometime...really!
    fallentower fallentower
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Feb 17, 2009

    The easiest thing in life to do right now.

    It used to take me some blood and tears to let go, but now... It's as simple as focusing your thoughts to what YOU deserve in life. You wanna leave, then leave You think we are not right for each other, I'll show you your way out Look for me only when you need me, I'll...
    lovetilyouhate lovetilyouhate
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 30, 2014

    The Naive Canvas

    Like any work of art, it starts off with a blank canvas. Splashes of paint, sketches in charcoal, doodles in crayons, pasted juxtaposed collages, scribbled writings, notated chords and notes, improvised dance steps... And like any artist, frustrated as always, the work seems to...
    Sylphy Sylphy
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Nov 24, 2012

    Ignorance is bliss sometimes.

    I don't really want to know your reasons
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 16, 2015
    depressedandana depressedandana
    16-17, F
    Jun 29, 2014

    Unraveling The Blanket

    I think about you less and less, unraveling the blanket I weaved for us. I remove one stitch per day, and like the growth of a child, the progression is imperceptible until one day I notice a small, shapeless pile of curly strands of yarn, mounting beside the shrinking blanket...
    Fallflower Fallflower
    36-40, F
    12 Responses Jan 13, 2011

    It takes so much time

    but eventually you get to the point where you know you deserve better than what you've been given.
    chloejune chloejune
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 7, 2014

    We reserve the right not to be impressed with

    the usual. Rob Hill is the man.
    chloejune chloejune
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 29, 2014

    From Love

    And there I was ...Amid the whirlwind of emotionsThat shuffled my thoughtsTying and untying many nodesI felt in a golden cage...But trickled as sand through the barsDetermined, patiently and carefullyI setted it free, letting goStarting again...Inspired from Love
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 25, 2012
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