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All that Glitters is not Gold....

I have no sight but vision is mine…..
I have no hearing but I sense and understand…..
I may be dumb but my heart knows when to trust……
I may be cripple but In my mind I walk with god……
I cannot paint but my imagination is like an artists palette…….
I may be diseased but my soul is not contaminated……..
I am starving yet my spirit could be filled with friendship….
I am drowning but your smile could save me….
I am homeless yet I live in Gods house….
Do not walk passed me because I am different…..
Tomorrow ….you too….
could be walking
in my shoes……..
upon my
ground…………….
Copyright 2009 Angel Hamilton
Featured in ;The world as we see it..or don’t see it"

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This poem has been complimented with a very inspiring picture in other art groups feel free to browse for deeper meaning.
What is this mans guise who is he who are any of us…
if this makes you think its a work in progress….

I appreciate your constructive comments about my work.
If you decide to buy any of my art or writings I donate 100% to many chosen charities. 2012 will be for the candlelighters children’s cancer based at St James hospital Leeds. The Forget me not trust in memory of our dear friend Una Pearce. Please enjoy and I wish you all you wish yourselves .
Marie Angel .

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  • Trenchtownrock
    Trenchtownrockabout 5 years ago

    Do not walk passed me because I am different…..
    Tomorrow ….you too….
    could be walking
    in my shoes……..
    upon my
    ground…………….this is a wow of a line..a real eye opener for me..so true are those words..thank you for sharing this.

  • Thank you as always for viewing and commenting on my work;))

    – marieangel

  • lianne
    lianneabout 5 years ago

    This can certainly stand on its own merits but it’s powerfully effective with the image. Such an important lesson for all of us. Without preconceptions, we do need to think about what it might be like to walk in someone else’s shoes! Well done Angel – very thought provoking work!

  • Thank you for this lovely feedback and the effort you put into everyones feedback…its is important to me as a new writer …I am loving using my gift to get some thought provoking messages across and the art work showcases a shop front to welcome the readers interest;))

    – marieangel

  • Cherubtree
    Cherubtreeabout 5 years ago

    Beautiful work…:-)

  • Thank you as always my friendx

    – marieangel

  • Lyndy
    Lyndyabout 5 years ago

    If only the whole of the human race could think like this! Wonderful write my friend L:)XX

  • thank you Lyndy this is the way my mind works I like to look further than the full picturex

    – marieangel

  • Svetlana Sewell
    Svetlana Sewellabout 5 years ago

    Wonderful writing!

  • i always welcome your comments lana- and appreciate you reading any of my work- as I realise the language barrier makes it -that you have to make more effort than most to read -wish i could write in Russian for you to repay the complimentxx

    – marieangel

  • tkrosevear
    tkrosevearabout 5 years ago

    Your heart and soul are golden my sweet angel sis ;) xoxox ♥

  • ah thank you sister …heart was my choosen word for today you must have heard the whispers of the universe…right back at you…x

    – marieangel

  • Gouzelka
    Gouzelkaabout 5 years ago

    Your thoughts of compassion for another, nice words.

  • we are all equal when our intent is from a place of lovex

    – marieangel

  • poeticgenius
    poeticgeniusabout 5 years ago

    bittersweet reality could’nt have done better myself

  • Thank you I will take that as a compliment;)

    – marieangel

  • rosecochrane
    rosecochranealmost 5 years ago

    Ah such truth of everday life for some terrific writing Cherubxxxxxxxxx

  • Thank you rose this is one of my favourites writesx

    – marieangel

  • enchantedImages
    enchantedImagesover 4 years ago

    Your thoughts are so beautifully expressed.
    I always think of it as, “There but for the grace of God go I”.
    I wish more people had your outlook towards others……..
    - Bobbi

  • Thank you so much for your lovely comment .. Appreciated

    – marieangel

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