4/15/2012

Haiku: One of a Kind

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am I not enough?
being me is all I want
why must I be you?


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Written for Haiku Heights April Heights Challenge - Day 16:  Being

16 comments:

  1. oh but how we try to be someone else...smiles.

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  2. Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful haiku ~thanks, namaste, ^_^

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  3. This is just great. The picture speaks your haiku. I can just hear him say it too, he is just such lovey and gentle ordinary person. Small of stature but big of heart.

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  4. Interesting questions...if only people who needed them answered - had the answers, the world would be a less frightening place for some.

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  5. The best gifts come in small packages:)

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  6. This reminds me of that book Why Must I Be Someone Else to be Loved by You? Good one, Kim. Great topic!!!!!

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  7. Wonderful 'Ku, Patti. And too true.

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  8. Perfect and true loved it..:)

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  9. It's just awesome! It's not necessary to be someone else, just be yourself!!!

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  10. Love it..simple yet powerful ~

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  11. Haha!....Beautiful haiku....Why must I be you...yes...why should I?

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  12. Stay always to yourself. Wonderfully done.

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  13. I love it! - truly a gift to be content with who one is (especially with regard to things we can't change, like physical height, colour of our skin, etc)

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  14. how many of us have felt this pressure in our lives? This speaks volumes!

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  15. how many of us have felt this pressure in our lives? This speaks volumes!

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