John Lennon Is Still Near

John Lennon Is Still Near ode

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Where are you John? They ask they say
John is still near, he is on my way
Along the road and every while
Up in the sky I see his smile
In the empty space his sound vibrates
I feel it strong, this is the case
There is no death
This is the truth
It is nothing but
We need to get
to continue the trip
We jump we flip
From place to place
Winning the race
In a universe
Where we rehearse with every verse
Where to move and stay
This is the way
Look at the sky
Use it with your eye
Can you count the stars?
Can you count the suns?
Can you count the moons?
Use it with your mind
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Nada Amine Awar

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I am a Lebanese female poet, researcher and writer in Arabic and English.Fourth of January, 1957 I was born in Quarnayel, Lebanon. Being an only daughter among three sons, gave my whole life an aromatic taste. I got a master degree in political science from the American University of Beirut. Mahatma Gandhi is the only politician I follow and respect. Gamal Abd Nasir is the only Arab leader I admire. Rabindranath Tagore is my spiritual master. His poetry, writings, music, and universal thought is a real fountain for my spiritual uplifting. Chief Seattle’s “Message To the Modern World” broadened my views and deepened my interrelationships with Mother Nature and the GREAT SPIRIT. John Lennon is my daily friend. I recognize his song “Imagine” as my national anthem. I am a fan of Yoko Ono; I appreciate what she gave to the “whole world” through her love to John. I believe that the cosmic law is the only law that any creature must follow in order to understand the simple truth of life and death: that is another form of existence.
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Preeti
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Remembering soulful music and the musician…..Wonderful tribute!

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