Forever Words: The Unknown Poems by Johnny CashSince his first recordings in 1955, Johnny Cash has been an icon in the music world. In his newly discovered poems and song lyrics, we see the world through his eyes. The poetry reveals his depth of understanding, both of the world around him and within - his frailties and his strengths alike. He pens verses in his hallmark voice, reflecting upon love, pain, freedom, fame and mortality.
Illustrated with facsimile reproductions of Cashs own handwritten pages, Forever Words is a remarkable new addition to the canon of one of Americas heroes. His music is a part of our collective history, but here he demonstrates the depth of his talent as a writer.
Edited and with an introduction by Paul Muldoon, as well as a preface by John Carter Cash, this is a book sure to delight and surprise fans the world over.
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Often, poems and inspirational sayings can help lift spirits and focus on the important things in life. When you are battling a drug addiction, poems can help keep you focused and on track with recovery. It can motivate you toward action and get help for your addiction. Poetry can contain a message of hope and. With that in mind, here are some words for those in recovery, each designed to shine a little light when things look dark. Tweet these quotes to spread hope:. The more you engage in any type of emotion or behavior, the greater your desire for it will become.
Sometimes when I try to talk to someone I love about something so heavy, so important, I feel at a loss. How can I convey my love? How can I show that person his or her strength? How can I urge them to fight, to continue, to live? Here are little tidbits of hope. That you write them on your heart. That you remember each day, each hour, each minute, you are getting stronger.
Songs can touch our lives in so many ways. We can connect with the words, feelings and messages. Songs can even spark memories , instill hope, and change lives…. Music has such a therapeutic quality and it instills the message that we are not alone in this world. Most importantly it lets us know that somebody out there gets us. People like songs they can relate to, and when it comes to drug addiction and recovery there are some really great songs from artists who have walked the walk themselves. Below are the five of the best addiction and recovery songs.
Addiction can turn a perfectly healthy individual into a complete mess. There are many things that one can become addicted to. The common denominator is that it can ruin your life. Whether it be gambling, drugs, or some other kind of substance abuse, your life can quickly spin out of control if you aren't careful. There are some people that are born with an addictive personality. They may try a drug one time and it can ruin their lives forever. Others experiment with all sorts of lifestyle choices and nothing seems to stick to them.