Cambridge Keenan

(Ontario, Canada)

A Note to Myself


Never give up, hold steadfast on your work and goals,

Aim high, go slow, find refinement,

Don't rush and hurry things along,

Back off others and have fun with my life,

Do not trust so easily and so blindly,

Stop assuming people mean what they say,

Sop assuming people say what they mean.

Stop assuming people will do what they say they will do.

Listen more carefully,

Watch for double tongues and duplicitious minds,

Look for consistancy...

Actions speak louder than words.

There is always love,

My happiness is within me and it pours out and over flows to those who accept it,

My goodness and mercy bring grace to everyone.

My smile is infectious,

My laughter contagious,

Live in the present moment,

Sieze the day...carp the damn!

Speak kindly and softly,

Do good deeds daily,

Always help another in need.

Pray daily and if you can fill someones need..do so!

Faith without actions is dead.

Lift others up in prayer,

Be Cammy, be free,

Live, love and laugh,

Life is a dance, dance daily,

Life is a song, sing everyday,

Life is a poem, write daily

Life is a story..share yours.

Submitted: Saturday, July 13, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

....................................... Cambridge Keenan July 13..2013

Comments about this poem (A Note to Myself by Cambridge Keenan )

Enter the verification code :

  • Shahzia Batool (7/13/2013 11:38:00 PM)

    very positive ideas...we know all these things, but we forget, thanks for sharing all together in one poem! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • Khairul Ahsan (7/13/2013 10:20:00 PM)

    Life is a poem, write daily
    Life is a story..share yours.

    Thanks for sharing your beautiful thoughts. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. If a Hippo Said Boo, Stephen Katona
  2. Real, The Princess
  3. Poetic Journey, Sandra Feldman
  4. Start Afresh, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  5. I Am, Luc Leclaire
  6. PTSD, Jennifer Matthews
  7. The House On Mountain Peek, StarrLee Waterman
  8. Damaged Heart, StarrLee Waterman
  9. Wandering Lost Souls Homeless Outcasts, Terence G. Craddock
  10. one door, binod bastola

Poem of the Day

poet Christina Georgina Rossetti

Where sunless rivers weep
Their waves into the deep,
She sleeps a charmed sleep:
Awake her not.
Led by a single star,
She came from very far
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]