"That moment of wistfulness that comes up when we are not seeing eye to eye but knowing that I am the only one thinking this way."
By Suzanne Allen May 29, 2023 Whispers by Suzanne Allen Moon shining bright. Quiet fills the land. Dreams at midnight Carried through the air. Whispers of love. From there to here. Missing one another. Late night talks and texts. More than just a friend and lover. Notes of devotion. Pictures of handwritten letters. Feelings, love,… Continue reading Whispers
To be a leader
"Leadership is not just a title given to you, leadership is earned through the people willing to follow you...your vision...There are a lot of leaders out there that tend to forget that."
Blah moment – What is this?
"I know that I will eventually get out of this down state and things will start moving again."
I have no idea what my career plan is.
Daily writing promptWhat is your career plan?View all responses 12 May 2023 9:59 pm I have no idea what my next career plan should be? I already completed one career and retired, after twenty years in the military. I currently attend a training program in Bookkeeping and Accounting in the hope that it will lead… Continue reading I have no idea what my career plan is.
"I kept telling myself “I will start tomorrow.”, that was months ago..."
“Not beautiful enough”
“The power of words and their impact can be longstanding”
Changed my path
"I do not regret making that decision to start my life over again."
Moments of time
Free verse poem
52 trips around the sun.
"There are so many possibilities but also seems like there is not enough time in the day to accomplish everything."
April 19, 1995 – We will never forget
"We will never forget"
Eating habits – Anxiety and depression point of view
"There is still hope and I know it is all about my thinking...I am in control of how I want to approach this...I am accountable for my own actions."
My Uncle Jay
“Everyone should have an “Uncle Jay” in their life”
A new morning
“The hardest lessons we have to learn usually require some sort of understanding of who we are at our core beliefs. It sometimes requires heartbreak.“
It is not just anger.
"In time the feeling of loss, grief, sadness, and anger will subside, it always does."
We are emotional beings.
“The spiritual being directs us to where we need to go…the human being is this thinking, reasoning, and logic oriented part. You have to be both otherwise you will become blind to your own reality.”
Acceptance and Commitment – A new therapy group
"I am tired of trying, it is not worth it to me and I can no longer place any value on her being in my life."
Personality flaws – Conscientious and Adaptable
"I have to remember that it is just a wave, a moment, temporary, and it will subside. I know how to ride the wave..."
Love and Patience – Thoughts moving forward.
"He truly is a friend in those moments. The one thing that I never experienced in any of the previous relationships in my life."
Boundaries – When lines blur.
"I have worked too hard and too long to keep letting these things interfere with my life, my thoughts, and my emotions."
Mindset – Anxiety, Depression, and Self-doubt
"I need to follow my path and continue to walk in my own shoes."
Poetry Post – Insomniac
Free verse poetry to pass the time when I cannot sleep
Still not sleeping – Insomnia strikes again
"I do not have any major issues for the first time in quite a while. My mind has been on high alert for too long and it does not know how to react."
I miss – A poem
Slow-moving progress – Impatiently waiting for change.
"I truly believe that...positive thoughts and faith...made a huge difference in my outcome."
Writing prompt: A break from daily pain and anxiety
"I have never backed down from the things that are important to me, and I am not starting now."
“Today, I choose not to be an option.”
Gen X and late bloomer
"In that moment, my eyes were being opened to the future of possibilities."
Past actions and regrets
"One day...I will have to find something else to complain about or...accept things as they are and keep moving."
Former sporty person
"I still envy those that have dedicated their livelihood to continuing to play the game."
Worth vs. Value – Which is more important or are they equal?
"The only thing that I want, that is out of my hands, are a relationship and companionship. Those will always depend on the other person. "
In my past life…
"Baby steps. We all have to learn how to roll over, sit up, stand up, balance, and walk first before we run."
Daily writing prompt: Love’s lessons
"Daily writing prompt...I write about quite often, sometimes directly but mostly indirectly."
Writing prompt – Daily mail
"...when you do not deal with everything affecting you in your life, it eventually becomes clutter too."
What I want…
"I am a human being, I am fallible, and I have made mistakes in my life."
What I need…
"I am grateful that I am becoming aware of what I need."
A Helping Hand.
"These things are not hard or overly taxing but most just do not want to deal with it because it takes up their time."
The recovery process – 3 years, 3 months, and 13 days ago
"...the beginning point of this journey to diagnosis, surgery, and recovery...what was not expected was all the issues."
"Sometimes you have to expect the unexpected and just move with the flow of things"
2020 to 2023 – Three years of changes
"Time just seems to be moving so quickly then in other moments it seems to move so slowly."
The Earth I roam by Suzanne Allen
"I suddenly had these ideas for a poem. That is usually how it happens for me...the idea...is just magically there...sometimes the words just flow."
Infatuation, obsession, and self-esteem
"It is not perfect and there are issues at times, but those brief moments make the days seem brighter and happier."
Super Friends – Justice League
"To be a kid again with some good moments."
Poetry: Midnight vexation by Suzanne Allen
"Midnight thoughts and anxiety, not always a good mix for restful sleep."
Sticks and Stones – Relationship communication
"We need to remember to choose our words wisely because kindness goes a lot further than harshness."
"I know that I am impatient and do not like to wait. I feel like that is all I have ever done, wait for my life to begin."
Hope, Faith, and Belief – words to live by.
"Those moments when my hope, faith, and belief were tested beyond my limits, is when the strength that I did not know I had, became my saving grace."
100 days of Gratitude and Music – Personal daily challenge
"As human beings we strive to adjust, and grow each day, to survive the environment around us. We tend to forget the biggest change we can make is within ourselves."
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