Using Your Mind and Thoughts

Denise Larkin By Denise Larkin, 28th Feb 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL http://nut.bz/2e9wza-g/
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A poem about using your mind and your thoughts to help you gain more to life.

Use Your Mind and Your Thoughts

What is there to see?
When you stand in the street
Watching the traffic go by
And seeing people crossing the road.

Standing still could give us a harmony of peace.
Is there such a thing?
How do we know if we cannot see it?
What if we stood still for a moment?
Taking in what is really going on
Being quiet as we become aware of our universe.

Darkness

Wouldn't it be a good thing if we could sense
A power within us making us feel
That the world is powerless
Except for our own thoughts guiding us through,

A world so deep in evil pain that we eventually become united
With a force so great that it shocks us to the core.
Giving us a realization that the thoughts in our head
Can surely give us a magic to do whatever we want.

To perserve our own lives
To make them great
By using our minds
As if it were the most powerful thing,
That could help us see that magic is within us.

If we can only see and use our senses to become more aware
Is there a way to do this?
Can it be done?
Yes. It can.

Just close your eyes
Meditate for ten minutes per day,
And then you will see what goes on,
And what can happen if we use our minds and thoughts
To conquer all that goes on.

To do this, you must be strong,
Discovering yourself again
And live using your mind and thoughts
To guide you along.

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Mind, Mind And Soul, Mind Body Connection, Mind Power, Poems On Thoughts And Mind, Thought, Thought Power, Thoughtful, Thoughts, Thoughts Into Words, Thoughts Of Love

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author avatar Denise Larkin
I write articles on all subjects like travel, news, television and on anything else that interests me. I live in the United Kingdom and I am from London. I have been writing for 15 years!

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author avatar cnwriter..carolina
28th Feb 2012 (#)

fabulous piece Denise..I too meditate reaching beyond into the brightness of Light and Sound..

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author avatar Songbird B
28th Feb 2012 (#)

This is poetry inspired Denise..Just taking time to stop for a while can make such a world of difference to your day and the way you see things..A passionate and powerful page..

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author avatar Christine Crowley
28th Feb 2012 (#)

I'm not very strong. Need to meditatel Thank youl

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author avatar Buzz
29th Feb 2012 (#)

I do agree, Denise. What lies within is stillness that is vibrant and powerful. Thanks for sharing.

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author avatar Delicia Powers
29th Feb 2012 (#)

Very powerful poem and imagery Denise, thank you...

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author avatar Denise O
29th Feb 2012 (#)

I am so into meditation, great advice, done is a artful way. Thank you for sharing.:)

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author avatar Md Rezaul Karim
1st Mar 2012 (#)

Beautiful poem.

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author avatar Sivaramakrishnan A
1st Mar 2012 (#)

Thought provoking, Denise. I think the same way, but I don't allot specific time for meditation - I do it on the go. I know it is less effective!

I try to look outwards to observe nature including us, and also try to look inwards. My prayers are just to make me useful till my last breath. For that, all negative thoughts have to be kept away. If some are negative, I feel they have been wronged in some way and I have brought some cheer in them, making my day! - siva

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author avatar Denise Larkin
1st Mar 2012 (#)

Thanks for all your kind comments.

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author avatar Christine Rice
1st Mar 2012 (#)

Lovely poems, Denise! I take moments throughout the day, when I notice my breathing or if I feel stressed, to focus on my breathing and relax. It helps relieve stress and allows me to organize my thoughts and feel peaceful.

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