Appointed Time

All of Nature’s souls

Know their appointed time to

Blossom for their world.

© 2017 C.I. Mues

Photography, “Mums” by Amy [CC BY 2.0]


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Amplified Classroom

naiveté no longer a curse
she releases accusations
of eccentricity

Free Originality

so you think
you cannot accomplish
what Inner Compass
calls you to do
create your own path
originality intact
allow yourself to
live life anew.

© 2017 C.I.Mues

Nature’s Retribution

 

Each of us has to find out for himself what is permitted and what is forbidden – forbidden for him. – Hermann Hesse

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Is It Your Story?

Today marked the one-year anniversary since the passing of musical artist, Prince. I decided to create a poem inspired by one of his earlier songs, called Controversy. It has stayed with me since I first heard it as a rebellious thirteen-year-old.

I just can’t believe all the things people say
Controversy
Am I black or white, am I straight or gay?
Controversy
Do I believe in god, do I believe in me?
Controversy…

~Prince, from album, Controversy

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