“Reason For Being” (poem / poetry)

Is the only reason we exist, to survive?

Of course not, it’s to fill the World with our light,

To finally understand what matters most,

Find the beauty in others, and hold it close.

Be an inspiration to the souls you embrace,

Relieve the suffering of your neighbours, with haste,

Use your gifts in a way that’s both kind and logical,

Be a shining example of the love that is possible.

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Many of us go through most (if not all) of our lives unsure of our purpose, our raison d’etre, our reason for being. We often find temporary distractions, such as striving for fame and fortune, and adding to other menial tallies of achievement, thus we usually miss the point of it all!

Life is meant to be enjoyed, but that enjoyment and happiness is also meant to be shared, invested in others, so that eventually, the masses are uplifted and elevated. We can’t take material items with us when it’s our time to transition, only the connections, information and love we’ve created.

So, the question remains, will you make your brief pit stop on this planet worthwhile? It simply starts with you creating and nurturing a loving and compassionate heart within yourself, which in turn nourishes your soul, and the souls of those that you share your warmth and blessings with.

As we journey on, to dimensions and possibilities anew, the love and wonderful energy we’ve given birth to, will fuel us wherever we choose to explore next (or return to), when our time comes, all it requires first, is our conscious decision to be thoughtful and caring.

So, what are you waiting for!?! Refuel your soul, my friends!

Love and Respect always,

Following Whispers.

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Author: Following Whispers

Hello, I'm Following Whispers, an English poet and author who has been writing for over two decades. I'm a self-professed geek who can get deep sometimes, but I personally don't take myself too seriously, I just love to have fun, plus inspire myself and others. In my early twenties, I realised that beauty can be born out of not only love, but also pain and other motivations. The more I used writing poetry to make sense of my busy mind, the more it helped me to find a silver lining in even the darkest emotions, experiences, observations and topics; find positivity even in the face of extreme negativity; find strength when I was being forced to feel weak; and find hope that my tomorrows would be brighter. I began publishing my writing in 2018 and currently have three books available Worldwide, including my most recent release "Poems That Move You". I have bared my soul in each and every one of my poems, and I'm confident that you'll get just as much from reading them and relating them, as I did from writing them. Please feel free to look around my site and read the free poems I've shared there, after which, why not pick up a book of mine, drop by Instagram, connect with me and say hello!

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