Poetry On Odyssey: 'Surround'
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Poetry On Odyssey: 'Surround'

Inspired by Surround Yourself, an exhibition by Jordan Wilshaw at Eastern Michigan University in April of 2018.

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Poetry On Odyssey: 'Surround'
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“Surround yourself with the doers.


Surround yourself with the movers,

the shakers,

the believers,

the winners,

the crazies.


Surround yourself with the lovers.
Surround yourself with the fighters. 
Surround yourself with the dreamers.


Surround yourself with the “good ones”.

Surround yourself with the people who just get it — whatever “it” is.

Surround yourself with people you love. 
Surround yourself with those who love you. 
Surround yourself with love.
Surround yourself with art.
Surround yourself with plants.
Surround yourself with inspiration. 
Surround yourself with creativity.

Surround yourself with positivity.

At the very least, surround yourself with people."


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For more art by Wilshaw, see their website here.

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