The colors of life–not just one crayon
box full–innumerable possibilities
exist to color your painting.
Close to reality or not even part of it,
you can portray what you see in
your mind. What you can create
and make up out of nothing to
So, don’t limit your adventures
to easy, already done exits you’ve
So many more ways to break out
of a burning building when
you’re on fire with enthusiasm
Friends will say you were lucky.
You’ll laugh and know luck
had very little to do with your
Somewhere, around the corner,
awaits the gifts you’ve been
seeking & ones you didn’t even
know you wanted but have
been on a trajectory to you
for a while.
You open your arms wide, try
a new color, you’ve never even
and paint your life with it for
On the flip side of this genius,
your friends & family will wonder
whatever got into you.
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