Thursday Inspiration- Heart

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Respond to this challenge, by either by using the prompt word heart, or going with the above picture, or by means of the song ‘One Love

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Many of us suffer from this conflict. There is a huge gap between our public persona and our inner self. I’ve explored this in my poem below.

I have a big heart

I don’t flinch when people hurt me

I bear their insults without lashing back



This is what I like to show others

While inside my heart breaks into a million pieces

I feel the hurt but keep smiling to cover it




Sometimes I feel like a hypocrite

But I console myself with this thought that

Acting magnanimous gives me an advantage


My heart may feel the hurt but I’m not the one inflicting it!

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42 thoughts on “Thursday Inspiration- Heart

  1. I believe sensitivity is an asset. We do not always have to right a slight injustice. I’d like to think that karma will come around. I think thought that when we write (as ourselves) or with another persona we are able to distribute, dissipate and slowly dissolve some kinds of cruelty.

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