Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Swimming In No

All the no’s you wish
to drown me in
will only teach me to swim.

©Susie Clevenger 2014

19 comments:

Kerry O'Connor said...

This is very clever! If I saw this poem on a lamp post, it would definitely make me smile.

aspiritofsimplicity said...

I am very familiar with this. And now, I've swum so far away I don't hear the no's anymore

ayala said...

That's usually the case :)

Sumana Roy said...

wow...a pearl of wisdom so nicely
done...wonderful :)

Grace said...

Short and spunky ~ I like the bold attitude ~

Kenia Cris said...

Wow!!!

That's a wall I'd take a photo of and share with friends!

Great!

Ella said...

Short, sassy and sweet! I agree it is a gem~

Kathryn said...

This may be short but powerful write.

jo-hanna said...

Nice one!

Sherry Blue Sky said...

YES! WONDERFUL!!

Hannah said...

So true...that word brings out the opposite for sure...nicely done...thank you for the challenge, Susie!

grapeling said...

excellent ~

Dick Jones said...

Tiny, but punching way above its weight!

De said...

LOVE.

Margaret said...

Snap!

Marian said...

where is my wheat paste?!

manicddaily said...

Super clever. I am only treading no's over here! Thanks for great prompt. k.

Kim Nelson said...

FLIP, yeah!

Siggi in Downeast Maine said...

Love the simple but to the point direct message ☺
Peace
Siggi