Mythos & Marginalia

life notes; flaws and all

j.g. lewis

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A thought du jour, my daily breath includes collected and conceived observations, questions of life, fortune cookie philosophies, reminders, messages of peace and simplicity, unsolicited advice, inspirations, quotes and words that got me thinking. They may get you thinking too . . .

Mondays are just young Fridays

Each morning, every morning, there is time to consider plans for the day, for the weeks, months, perhaps years ahead.
   Formulated in quiet thought, these goals might not be concrete, or complete, but they are personal reminders of what can be achieved over time.
   If I write them down they seem real; more than dreams and wishes. Maybe even more than I should ask for, or more than I am allowed?
   Only time will tell.

09/26/2022                                                                           j.g.l.

Enjoy

Comfort food,
as the temperature dips.

Favorites.

Restaurant special,
mom’s recipe or
make it up as you go.

Is there a better day
than today?

Be nourished.

Take the time
to enjoy.

Remember the leftovers.

09/23/2022                                                                    j.g.l.

Expression

Art is subjective,

graffiti destructive,

or is it

expressive?

 

09/22/2022                                                                   j.g.l.

I'm like a pencil;
sometimes sharp,
most days
well-rounded,
other times
dull or
occasionally
broken.
Still I write.

j.g. lewis
is a writer/photographer in Toronto.

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Mondays are just young Fridays

Posted on February 29, 2016 by j.g.lewis Leave a comment

confusion

Life changes, we change.
The years, the places,
the choices, and faces;
it can feel at times
like you are being held back,
feeling rushed, uncertain,
or a little off track.
Confusion is as common
as it is uncertain,
for change can happen
in the blink of an eye. Or
it can be slow to arrive,
and uncomfortably shy.
Through periods of adversity,
or moments of jubilation,
change is certain. It does
what it does. Very little
remains the same, or as it was.
A genuine mix of old and
of new, yet at the core of it all
is the original you.
Whether your options are many
or a very scant few,
find time for repose
and think
it all through.
Make the best choices,
the best changes, for you.
                                                                j.g.l.

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