Wednesday, July 6, 2011


This wonderful poem has helped me make
wiser decisions without feeling guilty.
It is my prayer that it helps you too.

 Letting Go
To let go doesn't mean to stop caring,
                                                 it means I can't do it for someone else.
                                                  To let go is not to cut myself off,
it's the realization that I can't control another.
To let go is not to  enable,
but to allow learning from natural consequences.
To let go is to admit powerlessness,
which means the outcome is not in my hands.

To let go is not to try to change or blame another,

I can only change myself.
To let go is not to care for,but to care about.
To let go is not to fix, but to be supportive.
To let go is not to judge,
but to allow another to be a human being.

To let go is not to be in the middle arranging the outcome,
but to allow others to effect their own outcomes.
To let go is not being protective,
it's allowing another to face reality.
To let go is not to deny,
but to accept.

To let go is not to nag, scold, or argue,
 but to recognize my own shortcomings and to correct them.
To let go is not to adjust everything to my desires,
but to take each day as it comes.
To let go is not to criticize and regulate everyone,
but to try to become what I  dream I can be.

To let go is not to regret the past,

but to grow and live for the future.
To let go is to fear less and love more.

-Author Unknown.

Have an awesome day. Remember,
life is short so create a beautiful memory.


I'm mostly known as 'MA' said...

I agree with you! Letting go allows us to live each day with joy! No regrets just taking in the beauty of the moment. Have a wonderful Wednesday!

Sandy said...

There's a lot of good
wise counsel in this
unknown poem. I enjoyed