Ozark Mountain Homegrown


Letting Go


When people learn to let go of ego
Then there is nothing left..

Nothing left to be cursed

Nothing left to prove

Nothing left to hide

Nothing left but acceptance

Nothing left but understanding

Nothing left but love

Submitted: Monday, August 26, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 30, 2013

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  • Freshman - 2,309 Points Patricia Grantham (10/5/2013 4:39:00 PM)

    Get rid of ego and nothing but love abounds. A raging fire to
    be doused by lots of water. Your poems are very enriching
    and emotional. I love your write and your concerns for mankind.
    Well crafted. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Mohabeer Beeharry (9/3/2013 9:49:00 AM)

    This is the secret of life.
    Between you and understanding is the ego.
    An ignorant guy who pretends to be wise.

    I am very impressed by this short, terse and very lucid expression of a great truth.

    Mohabeer Beeharry (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 33,905 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (8/27/2013 11:41:00 PM)

    Well writ we have to mind the thought for foundation, to inspire and o motivate to power our deeds, Character and ego must be corrected well done (Report) Reply

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