Her Present Needed Her Past

The door heaved open exposing

the dark, dusty gloom of the past.

Walking into, and resting in each room

the light began to pour in from all

the love she feels in the present.

The past and the present began to live together.

Sometimes contentious, but with a newly learned respect.

Intuitively, she knew her present needed her past so she could learn, change and grow.

As a new season begins, she holds hands with her past, lives in the present, and rests.

©Alexis Rose

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photo: pixabay

Thank you for reading my memoir, Untangled, A Story of Resilience, Courage, and Triumph

http://www.amazon.com/Untangled-story-resilience-courage-triumph/dp/1514213222

https://www.amazon.com/Untangled-story-resilience-courage-triumph-ebook/dp/B013XA4856

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31 thoughts on “Her Present Needed Her Past

  1. Alexis Rose March 4, 2017 / 12:56 pm

    Thank You. That really means a lot to me. Really!! 🤗❤

    Like

  2. Alexis Rose February 27, 2017 / 3:33 pm

    Yes, it is For sure! And you’re right, at least it’s something. 🙂

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  3. TheOriginalPhoenix February 27, 2017 / 3:04 pm

    You’re welcome!

    Liked by 2 people

  4. This field was intentionally left blank February 27, 2017 / 2:54 pm

    You go girl! 🙂 I’m in the same boat lol 😉 Procrastinating as I prepare to leave for the office. We’ll get through this together ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  5. TheOriginalPhoenix February 27, 2017 / 2:47 pm

    Oh this is beautiful!

    Liked by 4 people

  6. goldenbrodie February 27, 2017 / 2:42 pm

    So complete with feelings & wisdom. I am reading your story.

    Liked by 4 people

  7. Alexis Rose February 27, 2017 / 2:41 pm

    Thank You Laina! You made my morning just now, too! I’m almost ready to motivate…almost! 🙂 xx

    Liked by 1 person

  8. This field was intentionally left blank February 27, 2017 / 2:34 pm

    Gorgeous post, luv! Just wow. What an incredible voice to wake up to this morning 😘❤️

    Love,
    ~The Silent Wave Blog writer/Laina 🌟🌟

    Liked by 3 people

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