This Diwali

I am done with cleaning the house,

I am done with buying and giving gifts,

I am done with seeking validation,

I am done with pleasing others,

I am done with looking for happiness,

I am done with deciphering meaning in the written word,

I am done with being inspired by the spoken word,

I am done with finding peace and calm without.

This diwali, I am lighting a light within.

Seeking all answers from within,

Looking for happiness within,

Finding the eluding peace within.

For only I know what lies within.

Let’s all this diwali discover the self

And let its bright light shine through.

Happy Diwali.

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15 thoughts on “This Diwali

  1. Very nice. Lighting the light within is the key to a peaceful life. You have expressed it beautifully.

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      1. It does sound like it! I love the holidays, our Thanksgiving and then Christmas and New Year’s. Do you enjoy fireworks on New Year’s like we do?🙏💖

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