Sunday, September 1, 2013

If only...

If only I had a penny for every thought.
If only happiness was not the other side of pain.
If only writing solved all my problems.
If only I could write books as easily as I write one-liners.
If only I had the time and inclination to read everything 
anyone has written.
If only I liked what everyone has written.
If only I weren't so judgmental.
If only I weren't so self-critical.
If only the next sentence didn't begin with "if only"!
If only I would accept that simple wins are wins, too...
So I shall!

by James Seamarsh, whose love of the moment, forgiveness of the past, and hope for the future fill him with joy, if only... JS annotation code