Life Lessons

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Life Lessons
A meaningful life is about growing your soul

                                                                 Life
                                                            is worked
                                                           On a wheel
                                                       Sloppy, slippery
                                                     Formless base clay
                                                   Rising coaxed, caressed,
                                               Coerced and beaten into shape
                                            Tested in passion’s consuming fire
                                              Until worthy to catch and hold
                                                    A bit of the liquid grace
                                                 Pouring unceasingly over us.


© 2006 Tina B. Tessina (adapted from It Ends With You and The Unofficial Guide to Dating Again)

This article was originally published at Tina B. Tessina. Reprinted with permission.
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