In life tell the truth.
Say what you mean
--- mean what you say.
Take responsibility, be accountable
for your actions and your words.
Be compassionate to others.
Think before you leap
Words can uplift---words can hurt.
Be careful of the words you speak.
Phyllis Babcock was born in Saskatchewan, Canada in 1951 and currently resides in Regina with her husband. She has been blessed with two wonderful sons and daughter-in-laws. She has two grandsons and two granddaughters. She started writing poetry in 2004 and joined Poetry Soup site in 2006. She has been published in two anthologies, On Butterfly Wings and Snippets. Her work has also appeared on Poetry.com and in a local seniors’ newspaper. She feels writing has been a wonderful journey, meeting many new poets and writers along the way.