Mythos & Marginalia

life notes; flaws and all

j.g. lewis

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a daily breath...

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 . . .

these days

tomorrow is another chance

but what about today?

11/29/2022                                                                                                               j.g.l.

Mondays are just young Fridays

Morning fog limits perspective.
As much surprise as wonder,
as isolating as illuminating,
we naturally want to see further.
Your vantage point stays the same.
Captivated throughout the day,
you may well stand where you are,
only the focal point broadens.Daylight eventually finds its way,
you can easily see the difference.
Darkness will come, it always does,
the view will be different tomorrow.
11/28/2022                                                                                                                                                                                        j.g.l.

be content

hold the image
speak the silence
feel the clarity

11/27/2022                                                                                                                 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 November 21, 2022 by j.g.lewis Leave a comment

A slight slip of the wrist, or
an accident or mistake, sure
to curtail all those immediate
thoughts or intentions.
   Is it one of those days?
   Humbly acknowledge your
predicament, wipe away the
residue of your most recent
mishap, turn the page, and
find yourself another space
where you won’t have to
maneuver around the detritus,
dampness, and disintegrated
dialogue that you doubted.
   You have things to say.
   Make your self the priority.
   There is always time and a
destination for clarity and
clear thinking. Write on.
   It is one of those days.

11/21/2022                                                                                         j.g.l.

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