Theory of the Undaunted

hold spontaneity in one hand
hold courage in the other

after hesitation kisses you goodbye
jump into your future

let possibility
fully fill your lungs

float untethered, without
holding your breath

until the shore
disrobes the fog

then swim with the passion
of another year
you never thought
you would have.

© Ali Grimshaw 2019

d’Verse Poets Pub – Theories of Everything

The photo was taken in Portland, Oregon – Inspiring quote by Brene Brown

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39 thoughts on “Theory of the Undaunted

    1. Breathe and keep on writing. Writing helps me process emotion and move forward.
      I am grateful to have others that share poems and read mine as well.
      Have a beautiful day.

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