A New Year’s Secret

by J. Money - Published January 1, 2020

lost time

Most people don’t know this,
but I promise it’s true.
A fairy once told me,
Now I pass it on to you!

He flew into my bedroom,
late one New Year’s Eve,
to tell me The Secret,
which I was thrilled to receive.

He said “when the clock hits 12,
and the old year’s replaced,
it’s time to start fresh!
All fails get erased!”

I couldn’t believe it,
these words that I heard,
but every year since,
I’ve been free as a bird!

I no longer look back,
I only dream forward.
With my regrets washed away,
Just as the fairy had ordered.

I never caught his name,
though it sounded like “J. Money”.
But whatever the case,
it was the best gift laid upon me.

He showed me the way,
my old habits eroded.
I now focus on the future
and my wallet’s exploded!

So as you start the new year,
don’t forget The Secret in haste.
It’s time to kick ass!
All fails get erased!
 

{ 10 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Avis January 1, 2020 at 7:42 am

Happy New Year. Like your poem and that secret.

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2 J. Money January 1, 2020 at 8:17 am

It’s a true story! :)

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3 Stevo January 1, 2020 at 8:46 am

Haha, love it!!
Happy New Year J$

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4 J. Money January 1, 2020 at 9:32 am

You too, sir!

Thanks for encouraging me over the years ;)

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5 Christine January 1, 2020 at 10:12 am

Happy new year!

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6 J. Money January 1, 2020 at 10:28 am

You too!!

Thanks for reading the blog!

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7 Stephanie T January 1, 2020 at 11:22 am

Happy successful New Year to all! Thanks JMoney for always sharing your confidence that we not just can, but will, do this!

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8 J. Money January 1, 2020 at 11:40 am

You know it!!

In this life together, baby!

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9 Kimberly L Hanson January 1, 2020 at 11:26 am

Love the poem! Here’s to not only a new year but a new decade!

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10 J. Money January 1, 2020 at 11:41 am

Also very true!! Keep forgetting that :)

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