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Just for a moment…

I am taking time out today to just be…

Tim 192 - Amanda reminding herself of the beauty that surrounds her
to remind myself of the beauty that surrounds me and the beauty of my life…

The beauty of nature - tree

and to reflect on how busy life has become and how important it is to stop, just for a moment

I’m going to share with you a poem I wrote years ago, that encapsulates what I am trying to achieve today. Please feel free to share it with as many people as you like – after all, what is the point of poetry if not to share? But do, please, link back to this page and remember that the work is protected by copyright.


Just for a moment…


I stop and listen.


I hear the waves pounding
on the beach.

I hear the sun rising in
the sky.

I hear the moon dancing
with the stars.

I hear the birds start to

I hear the flowers learn to

I hear the birth of a

I hear the Earth breathe.


But above all those sounds,
one soars on high


Just for a moment

I stop and listen…


And I hear your voice.

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