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Sally

The Stone

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Sally

The Stone

 

A stone is tossed into a still pond

A series of ripples moving beyond

Moving outward from the center to all of the boundaries

Beyond its shores into the stream and all of its tributaries

That one little stone caused a movement that has spread throughout the pond

You can be like that little stone, you can cause a ripple in your pond and beyond

Getting away from the thoughts of I can't and eliminating doubt

Gives you confidence allowing your whisper to become a shout

Don't say that you cannot change the world all alone

Remember what was accomplished by a single stone

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Jani

Very nice!

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Charlize

Splash!

 

Hugs,

 

Charlize

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Jennifer T

The butterfly effect.

 

Sally, once in my early teens, I wrote a poem very similar to this, except I left it with the question, "should we be stones?"

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gennee

A lovely poem, Sally. So true.

 

 

:)

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jae bear

wow, I wish I had a boulder!

Hugs,

Jae

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