Think About It


There’s something to be said about a bruised spirit

 A memo to oneself to grasp a steadfast pivot

Sheeple fret too much about being compliant

Losing their sense of being self-reliant

Fixed in a soda pop world shutters the mind

To question what’s dealt is a positive sign

Having sense enough to get out of the rain

Doesn’t prepare oneself to go against the grain

Inherit personality traits that manifest true grit

Make a joke of the norm and cop the yen to outwit


rebellion (1)

 Reena’s Exploration Challenge  Reena’s Exploration Challenge-Week 10

Please stop in and visit – ThusNSuch




  24 comments for “Think About It

  1. 10/27/2017 at 1:37 pm

    Reblogged this on Reena Saxena.

    Liked by 2 people

  2. 10/27/2017 at 1:40 pm

    You captured it in the first line with ‘a bruised spirit’. One needs to be hurt and injured a little, or too adventurous to take divergent paths. The crescendo builds up to ‘making a joke of the norm.’ Totally loved this, Franci!

    Liked by 1 person

    • 10/27/2017 at 2:31 pm

      Thank you, Reena. I have enjoyed all of the challenges but this one was my favorite to address. My thoughts came easily.

      Liked by 1 person

  3. 10/27/2017 at 3:18 pm

    Love both the poem and the picture you chose. Thanks for the shoutout!

    Liked by 1 person

    • 10/28/2017 at 12:00 pm

      Thank you, John. I am glad you enjoyed it.


  4. 10/27/2017 at 7:47 pm

    All I can say is you are so very clever! really your poems are always meaningful and clever!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. 10/28/2017 at 12:06 pm

    To question what’s dealt is a positive sign…

    Perfect words to mull over.


  6. 10/28/2017 at 12:40 pm

    An excellent poem Eugenia,
    “Sheeple fret too much about being compliant
    Losing their sense of being self-reliant”,……

    True, we live too much in fear, instead of speaking up for ourselves… But I think Eugenia we are seeing more now taking up that gauntlet and speaking up and out..

    wise poem dear friend… and loved the Owl.. ❤


  7. 10/28/2017 at 3:18 pm

    Good one, Eugenia… yes, there is a much of a muchness going on; but things are changing.

    Liked by 1 person

  8. Davy D
    10/30/2017 at 1:32 pm

    Love the last line of this poem Eugenia. Excellent poetry.


  9. 10/30/2017 at 6:56 pm

    Thank you, Davy. I especially appreciate comments coming from you since I consider you an excellent poet.


  10. 10/31/2017 at 8:58 pm

    Very aptly put into very verse, every single word a thing of beauty.

    Liked by 1 person

  11. tmezpoetry
    10/31/2017 at 10:52 pm


    Liked by 1 person

  12. 11/04/2017 at 1:55 pm

    Wonderfully written 😄

    Liked by 1 person

Communication shows appreciation 😉

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


Looking ahead, without looking back (too often)

One Writer's Way

Historical/Paranormal/YA Fantasy Romance. Gardening with a focus on herbs, heirloom plants, and country life.

WordPress Tavern

WordPress News — Free as in Beer.

Elizabeth Moura

Poetry, commentary, and photos.

Little Black "domicile"! -online interior design

Creating The Perfect "LBD" For Every Home!


Diamond in the making

Salted Caramel

A light-hearted look at life

Fashion Explora

All about fashion

Heartstring Eulogies

Conjured by Sarah Doughty

The Alchemist's Studio

Raku pottery, vases, and gifts


Just bcoz something’s toxic doesn’t mean its not tasty.

Tales from the Mama Duck

Family-Life. Faith-Life. Mid-Life. Sharing-Life!

Authentic Writer

The best Shayri, poetry, Story,philosophy , blogs & novel Writer

The Paper Drafts

Creating Art, Poetry and Fiction.

Journeying Through My Thoughts

♡|Thoughts|Beautiful Words|Motivation|Poem's|Quote's|Maybe Short Storie's|Happiness|Joy|Soul Pouring|An Escape Patch|Memories|Home|♡

A cara do Panda

Beleza e cuidados

Let's Talk About: Personal Development

Development - Money - Fulfillment

I Write My Thoughts

☆Motivations☆ Mementos☆ Quotes, Stories☆Encouraging Words☆ Thoughts☆Dreams☆Imaginary☆Comfort Zone☆ Feelings ☆Emotions* Building Others☆Exploring*Ideas*


This blog is all about writing and will also feature my poetry!

%d bloggers like this: