JBIGGARBLOG

#SoCS – A poem – Do you want it enough?


Robbie Cheadle poses an interesting question; fame or family?

You tell me you want

your time in the sun

To dance in the light

that reflects from your fame

Do you really want it?

Do you want it enough?

To give up the good things

like relaxation and rest

and sleeping late in your bed

Are you sufficiently attracted?

to trade perceived fun for work

sitting in the office,

beavering away

while your friends watch movies,

eat out, drink and socialise

spending their day

having a jolly good time

Can you be disciplined and sit

at a computer for hours

tapping out words

while creating worlds,

actions and events,

that form themselves into books?

Will you watch the world passing

through the glass of your window

while you pursue the fantasy

you hope to achieve, but may not

Few things in this life

come without paying the price

and the tag that comes with fame

and its bedfellow fortune

is usually…

View original post 55 more words

JACQUIE BIGGAR  is a USA Today bestselling author of Romance who writes about smart, sassy females and tough, alpha males who learn the true power is love. Free reads, excerpts, author news, and contests can be found on her web site: http://jacqbiggar.com You can follow her on at http://Facebook.com/jacqbiggar, http://Twitter.com/jacqbiggar Or email her via her web site. Jacquie lives on Vancouver Island with her husband and loves to hear from readers all over the world!

6 comments on “#SoCS – A poem – Do you want it enough?

  1. That says it all, doesn’t it? Do you want it enough? Usually, the answer is no. Writing–oh yeah.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Great poem. Great message

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Thanks for the link to the poem, Jacquie.

    Liked by 1 person

Let's talk!- Please read the disclaimer statement in the menu regarding your privacy. Thank you.

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Picture Retirement

retired from work, not life

When Women Inspire

Inspiring women in business, health, and lifestyle

Behind the Scenery

Grateful for the present moment

Writing to be Read

Author's Blog - Book Reviews, Author Profiles and Reflections on Writing

Chel Owens

A Wife, My Verse, and Every Little Thing

Intrinsicworld...

#a girl with dreams. #live a life on my own rules... # Karma believer...

Almost Iowa

Where irrationality trumps reason

Jessica Bakkers

Creator of Speculative Fiction and Dark Fantasy

Before Sundown

remember what made you smile

%d bloggers like this: