Follow Your Dreams.

Follow Your Dreams. short poem

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They say it’s all in the mind
How we imagine things to be
is very far removed
from what becomes our reality

We each have dreams to follow
A date to keep with Fate
We strive for success on the ladder
and pray we don’t end up ‘shark bait’

Sometimes dreams fall by the wayside
We fail to make them come true
Caught up in the tangles of life
we struggle to the back of the queue

Never give up on your dreams
Follow them day after day
Never lose sight of your goals
as you travel along life’s highway

Dare to dream…

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Marie Shine is a poet from Listowel, the literary capital of Ireland. She started her journey as a poet in 1965 with her first poem ‘Galway -v- Kerry’ published in a national newspaper 'The Evening Herald'. After that she wrote a number of poems which appeared in various magazines and newspapers across the globe, but her first collection of poetry 'My Potpourri of Poetry' was published in May 2011. Moreover, some of her poems have been anthologized in a book produced by 'The Just Write Group' called 'Hearth Song' and also in' The Ballydonoghue Journal' among others. She has also been the editor of A String of Words, a collection of poems of five poets. Her poetic talent was recognized in June 2005 when she came 2nd in The Dunlavin Arts Festival of Poetry and in July 2007 when she got 2nd position with her English poems in 'The Irish Christian Fellowship Association'. She is Editor of an online emagazine called 'Creation and Criticism'.
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Mizzy
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A very inspirational piece Marie…..sometimes when life is tough our dreams can be our only motivation. I enjoyed reading these dreamy verses.

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