Only Love

Lovers come & go but love
is not so diffident. It
never looks for escape routes
or wants to be held against its
will. No balled fist will keep
ephemeral feelings of love
from falling through fingers.
Love keeps its hand open wide.
Love is the only word that never
needs to be heard in order to be
present. Anyone who ever has to
close his fist to hold onto a feeling,
is not holding love. Someone once asked
Eartha Kitt if she’d be willing to
compromise for love & her laugh
became the shot heard round the
world because she knew that love
never makes you less of yourself.
Only more. Always. More. Only love.

Peace & Love,
Rosalind

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About Rosalind Guy

I'm broken & my soul is weary/ my weary soul rebels, fights/ anything & anyone who tries to heal me/I beat my head against a wall of memories/ trying hard to break free from the chain of memories/ I can only be free by saying it so/ i weave a necklace from words and finally/ I find freedom/ free free free. As you can see, words are powerful to me. As Maya Angelou said, words are wallpaper of the soul. I have lots of nightmarish memories that threaten to break me, but I learned a long time ago about the power of words. They can be used to heal and destroy anything that threatens to destroy the person. Words coupled with love have the power to save and heal. I am author of three books: Skinny Dipping in the Pool of Womanhood, Tattered Butterfly Wings, and Blues of a Love Junkie. I am a high school English teacher. I am a former reporter. I am a mother. I am a woman. I am a fierce advocate for those who cannot speak for themselves, those who's voices go unheard. Check out my Amazon author page at the following link: http://www.amazon.com/Rosalind-Guy/e/B00BGH5F88/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1432491754&sr=8-1.
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