Aufie Zophy

Silver Star - 3,524 Points (18 October 1964)

Y/. Never Waiting Again - Poem by Aufie Zophy

While waiting in a queue or jam
Let's try to connect to our heart
And search for a lovely feeling

While waiting for the elevator
Let's try to connect to our God
And search for a lovely thought

While waiting for a train or plane
Let's try to connect to our universe
And search for some lovely words

We may end up
Never really waiting again!


Poet's Notes about The Poem

if we can turn waiting from something stressful into something beautiful, useful, our next wait will no longer feel like a wait

Comments about Y/. Never Waiting Again by Aufie Zophy

  • Gold Star - 12,886 Points Amitava Sur (2/6/2015 9:12:00 PM)

    A lovely idea, given to the readers to console and find peace of life.... (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 15,451 Points Lyn Paul (2/6/2015 4:51:00 PM)

    So beautiful Aufie. If nothing we have our minds and your words express the way we should be using the mind. Rather then filling it with unnecessary demands.
    So please I stopped by. Thank you (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 39,822 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (2/6/2015 9:49:00 AM)

    keep patience be happy enjoy (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,496 Points John Richter (2/6/2015 6:53:00 AM)

    The true beauty, the true wonderment is not in the destination - but the journey. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,181 Points Leslie Philibert (2/6/2015 3:58:00 AM)

    Like this. Question, is cue the American spelling of queue? In the UK cue is a billard cue. (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,763 Points Jasbir Chatterjee (2/6/2015 3:22:00 AM)

    good poem...waiting is part of living...suspense in what we will find in the end is also part of the whole package; can't escape it... (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,068 Points Kanav Justa (12/19/2013 12:46:00 AM)

    a wonderful message for the readers, , , , nice, , , (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,220 Points Sallam Yassin (12/7/2013 1:14:00 AM)

    beautiful way to consume wisely the time with love of god (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,049 Points Louis Rams (9/10/2013 9:05:00 PM)

    we wait for everything in life , but the one thing we never have to wait for is - GODS LOVE (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,049 Points Louis Rams (9/10/2013 9:05:00 PM)

    we wait for everything in life , but the one thing we never have to wait for is - GODS LOVE (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 613 Points Nasarudheen Parameswaran (9/3/2013 8:41:00 AM)

    a fine poem on realistic style (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,395 Points Smoky Hoss (9/1/2013 7:32:00 PM)

    Yes indeed, such good advice, that may truly give peace to the soul. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 8,063 Points Neela Nath Das (9/1/2013 7:21:00 AM)

    Very profound thought.Really, we must try to get connected with the universal power! (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,149 Points Elena Sandu (9/1/2013 4:11:00 AM)

    Connection and patience taught in such a beautiful way! A gorgeous poem, thank you for share! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,101 Points Heather Wilkins (8/18/2013 9:51:00 AM)

    connecting with this world around us is very important. always stay in touch (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 44 Points Malaya Roses (8/15/2013 6:33:00 AM)

    The poem had been filled with wisdom and hope for tomorrow. Chance is always there but life is so uncertain with too many possibility and probability. Excellent poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 31,074 Points Valsa George (8/7/2013 2:02:00 AM)

    So true! A very rewarding mental exercise! Thank you for this beautiful tip to drive away the boredom of waiting! ! Enjoyed! ! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 211 Points R.j. Wynn (8/5/2013 5:07:00 PM)

    I forget these things and I can't find the words to my next poem, Great write. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,240 Points Valerie Dohren (8/4/2013 12:15:00 PM)

    To use those waiting moments to meditate - sounds like a good idea to me. Lovely thought expressed. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,418 Points David Wood (7/28/2013 2:15:00 PM)

    I had an apprentice once I sent to the chemist for a long wait. They sent him back after half hour! I agree with what you say. This is a good piece of free verse with a good message. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 25, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, February 6, 2015


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