Thursday, July 7, 2011

Cleaning Cupboards and My Heart...

As most of you know, I enjoy writing "almost" as much as I enjoy cooking! This is one of my favorite writings!

Cleaning Cupboards & My Heart
 

Today while cleaning cupboards
With organized housewifely art
I suddenly decided
To clean the cupboards of my heart.
I threw out negative criticism
To the trash pile-to the fire!
I added extra cups of appreciation
And worthwhile thoughts that will inspire.
I threw out constant condemnation
Which says, you're wrong, I'm right!
I put in an extra measure of consideration
For all folks, red, yellow, black, & white.
Yes, out went constant complaining
Grumbling about those trivial things
I put in smiles and laughter,
To ease the tensions each day brings.
Friends, let's all clean our cupboards,
With help from Creator above
Throw out pride and hatred, too.
Replaced with humility and love...

Paula George


2 comments:

  1. I really like that Paula. Thanks for sharing.

    Becky

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  2. Thank you, Becky, glad you enjoyed! Paula

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