Poetry Blog by Vautaw (success)

success (Remove filter)

Tags from last 12 months

relationships (55) Love (55) life (45) poetry (28) Music (28) faith (15) peace (13) passion (10) dreams (8) death (8) soulmates (7) Muse (6) light (6) depression (5)
spirituality (5) healing (5) soul (5) strength (4) reincarnation (4) mindset (4) legacy (4) memories (4) darkness (4) Resilience (4) fear (4) poets (4) writing (4) hope (3) nature (3) confidence (3) creativity (3) covid19 (3) wishes (3) dance (3) wildflowers (3) religion (3) harmony (2) power (2) writer (2) success (2) blues (2) pain (2) adventure (2) lust (2) mentor (2) procrastination (2) pandemic (2) addiction (2) art (2) Loneliness (2) poet (2) sadness (2) Fantasy (2) innocence (2) loss (2) unity (2) fate (2) narcissism (2) destiny (2) freedom (2) illness (2) youth (2) angels (2) shadows (2) mermaids (1) stars (1) relationship (1) quantum physics (1) morality (1) consumerism (1) charity (1) soulsearching (1) patience (1) Twilight (1) Seahorses (1) lost souls (1) critics (1) Alzheimer's (1) joy (1) growth (1) introvert (1) homeless (1) distraction (1) king (1) cancer (1) worry (1) paranoia (1) self-acceptance (1) travel (1) talent (1) addictions (1) Thanksgiving (1) leisure (1) Madness (1) mental health (1) Abyss (1) kindred spirit (1) space (1) happiness (1) apathy (1) hero (1) history (1) politics (1) Love. Life (1) jealousy (1) kiss (1) beliefs (1) teacher (1) leonard cohen (1) god (1) generation Z (1) kate bush (1) family (1) musicians (1) artists (1) insecurity (1) time (1) c19 (1) memory (1) help (1) racism; police brutality (1) Elvis (1) halloween (1) hopes (1) books (1) zen (1) failure (1) Tragedies (1) royalty (1) gratitude (1) entitlement (1) Heathcliff (1) self-love (1) survivors (1) self esteem (1) truth (1) Alzheimer’s (1) smile (1) equality (1) Cohen (1) reality (1) forgetfulness (1) mambo (1) vultures (1) dreamer (1) spirit (1) respect (1) virus (1) sea life (1) castaway (1) Cathy (1) seasons (1) Christmas (1) wildlife (1) Father’s Day (1) lies (1) Helping each other (1) dancing (1) sin (1) self-esteem (1) prayer (1) ghosts (1) lyrics (1) forget-me-not (1) live (1) toxic relationships (1) flame (1) voyeurism (1) mystery (1) earth (1) attitude (1) Bronte (1) universe (1) twinflame (1) ego (1) abuse (1) liberty (1) giving Tuesday (1) acceptance (1) Wuthering Heights (1) escape (1) alchemy (1) news (1) dementia (1) Calling (1) laugh (1) phoenix (1) Ember (1) soldier (1) habits (1) Marks (1) disease (1)

Recent Comments

Vautaw on Elixir (6 days ago)

Aviva Rifka Bhandari on Elixir (6 days ago)

keith jeffries on Elixir (6 days ago)

Vautaw on Souls Remember (12 days ago)

Vautaw on Christmas Wishes 2020 (12 days ago)

Vautaw on Transcendent Love (12 days ago)

Vautaw on Shine On (Tue, 5 Jan 2021 09:21 pm)

Aviva Rifka Bhandari on Shine On (Tue, 5 Jan 2021 02:36 pm)

Vautaw on A Cautionary Tale (Tue, 5 Jan 2021 01:02 pm)

Jordyn Elizabeth on A Cautionary Tale (Tue, 5 Jan 2021 07:30 am)

The Price

The price of life,
  is death.

The price of love,
  is forgiveness. 

The price of peace,
  is judgement.

The price of success,
  is failure.

The price of fame 
  is freedom.

The price of freedom,
  is discipline. 

The price of discipline
  is faith.

The price of faith,
  is fear.

Everything has a price.

What is the cost,
of the life you seek?

Are you willing ...

Read and leave comments (6)

faithlifeloveMindsetrelationshipssuccess

Brick Roads

Ten years old,

gigging frogs,

avoiding horny toads. 

 

Then a teen,

in search of the wizard,

playing pinball, drinking, smoking. 

 

On to adulthood,

pushing back when anyone 

crossed the line. 

 

Now, 

doing time

with this karma of mine.

 

Traveling brick roads

that lead to

nowhere particular. 

 

But, as long as there is 

music and poe...

Read and leave comments (0)

dreamerfailurelifeMusicnaturePoetryrelationshipssuccess

Go Fish

Look at you go girl.

Swimming in our veins,

straight to the soul. 

No sweet lullabies 

or sugar-coated lies.

Wielding words of a survivor, 

who has been around the block a time or two. 

No one is getting anything over on you. 

You have mastered

the blues, 

turned pain into power,

helping us forget 

our worries by the hour.

Go Fish!

Making dreams

more th...

Read and leave comments (4)

bluesdreamslifeMusicrelationshipsSamantha Fishsuccess

Third Eye Blind

Mind spinning faster than a cyclone.
Do this, do that ad infinitum.

Worry about things beyond my control
until the scowl line blinds my third eye.

Waste life surfing the net, 
following every link that promises to take me higher, 
faster, farther than the languid loop of my existence.

Why does it never seem enough?

I long to escape the stoic-ease,
walk hand-in-hand among redwood t...

Read and leave comments (10)

distractionintuitionlifeloveprocrastinationrelationshipsstoicismsuccesstechnologytravel

Good for You

Good for you,
    found your flow.
Good for you,
    got that healthy glow.
Good for you,
    navigating storms like a willow.
Good for you,
    used your pain as fuel to grow.
Good for you,
    no more living on tiptoe.
Good for you,
    no longer afraid of the scarecrow.
Good for you,
    escaped the tornado.
Good for you,
    found your rainbow.
Good for you,
    taking time to...

Read and leave comments (8)

average joedarkness to lightenlightenedfaithindigo childinspiring poemlightloverelationshipsstormsstrengthsuccessvangogh

It's Easier to Believe

It's easier to believe
I am a child of the most high God
than to live a life of despair.

It's easier to believe
everything happens for a reason
than to question fate.

It's easier to believe
love is everywhere
than to give in to hate.

It's easier to believe
in forgiveness
than remain a victim.

It's easier to believe
in abundant blessings
than mounting problems.

It's easier ...

Read and leave comments (3)

angelsbeliefsdepressiondespairdestinydreamsevolutionfaithfateforgivenesshatehopelifelonelinesslovemanmankindspiritualsuccess

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more Hide this message