Message In Stanza

Poetry and Musings

What is happiness?

Merely a translucent bubble of cheer?

What is love?

A well spring forth of hope?

 

I know forgiveness sews up the heart

I know patience invites kindness

I know strength allows fortitude

For love is all these attributes

 

Do you ask what is happiness?

Because life seems a little lukewarm?

Do you ask what is love?

Because life seems to hang from a thread?

 

Hold on to forgiveness, patience and strength

Love holds all these together like glue

This glue isn’t found at your local store

But it’s found in helping the in nearest passerby’s weary heart

(C) Carly Wiggins 2018

 

 

 

 

7 thoughts on “What is Happiness?

  1. Awesome poetic words on Love and for sure Love is the thread that is always tied to each and everyone. Great poem, Carly.

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    1. Thank you so much! Words appreciated. 😀

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  2. Dear Carly,

    I have nominated you for the Mystery Blogger Award.
    For details please refer to:
    https://didisvgp.wordpress.com/2018/06/18/thanks-for-the-nomination-of-the-mystery-blogger-award/

    Congratulation and all good wishes
    Didi

    Liked by 2 people

    1. Thank you, Didi! I really appreciate it! 😀

      Like

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