It’s Okay…

It’s Okay…

It’s okay to feel sad and to cry for a while,
As long as you follow your tears with a smile

It’s okay to feel cross in our temporary jail,
Remember in time we’ll be granted some bail

It’s okay to snap at your husband or wife,
For they do understand that you care for their life

It’s okay to shout and to stamp and to scream,
We know we are part of a great human team

It’s okay to worry, to fret and to moan,
For we’re all saving lives just by staying at home

 

About the author

Claire Baldry
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Claire is a retired Headteacher who lives on the East Sussex coast. Claire is an established speaker, performance poet and writer. She has a strong following on You Tube and has been listed in the top 100 Poetry Rivals National Competition. Claire has published five booklets of poetry which have sold hundreds of copies. 'Simply Bexhill' was published in early June 2014, and 'Simply Christmas' in November 2014. Her third publication is a series of narrative poems entitled 'The De La Warr Date'. She more recently published 'Seaside and Sailaway', which includes a section of poems about holidays on cruise ships, and Simply Modern Life. Claire has published two full-length novels, the first called 'Different Genes'. and more recently 'My Daughter's Wedding'. Both are romantic stories about love in later life, combined with a gripping mystery. The books can be purchased through bookshops, Amazon or borrowed from any local library. Links can be found at ww.w.clairebaldry.com .Claire and her husband were awarded the SE Diabetes UK Inspire Award in 2017 for innovative ways of fundraising.

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It's OK not to be OK sometimes ... great sentiments 🙂

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