It is easier to love our nearest and dearest when they are acting in a way that meets our approval. Yet the real challenge is to love people when they are not being as we would like them to be. As I began to reflect upon this thought poetically I realised that my poem was taking a different turn and started to become a call towards loving our own selves in an unconditional way.
Love, no matter what they say
Love twice as much, love anyway
It doesn’t serve to hold a grudge
Expand your heart, accept and budge!
Love with everything you’ve got
Love wholly, don’t blow cold and hot
Love all that’s there, although it’s hard
Embrace it all, do not discard
Love when others disappear
It’s all that counts, it’s why we’re here
For when we love ourselves like this
Then others too receive our…
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