Johnson County Library will close at 5 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 25 and will be closed on Thursday Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov 27.
I wish… I could run like an Olympian I could draw without restrictions I could dance like nobody is watching I could sing as pretty as a mockingbird I wish… I could be a world traveler I could walk outside with the perfect weather every day I could save all of th
It doesn’t matter, When the sun sets to the west It doesn’t matter, How fast the current is in the ocean It doesn’t matter, When a storm passes through the plains It doesn’t matter, The way stars twinkle in the night sky It doesn’t matter, When the sun shines on a sandy beach It doesn’t matter, I
On the third day, we took the shortest way Climbed a mountain and I stayed Found my wings, and dropped down While I died, heard a sound And the sound told me things That had once pulled my strings Then I saw my true self Overhead the crows spun round the peak The sound was coming from their beaks
What happens when you’re at a stand still in life? high school seemed to go by fast – and now you’re left with memories. Whether you were the individualist, the beautiful person, the jock, the punk rocker, or the nerd, in the end you’re not concerned with what the next person said or heard. You’r
My life is full of tragedy Hurt and pain left and right I see things a little differently Looking for sunshine in the night
I think I’ve met the snake of the earth And stepped in his rattling tail Ever since the day of my birth I’ve believed I was put here to fail
Daring to yearn for freedom as the doors of your prison open the view of white death before you all of your small hopes broken standing in a door between hell’s cold fingers brush your skin beautiful death covers the hills wait for a new torment to begin a terrible fate and broken will not wantin
An act of courage is what I call, In the eye of a parent a plummeting fall. An hour-long lecture will send him on his way. It just seems like another reason to run away. These are words of wisdom you should borrow. It will be better tomorrow.
My head tends to spin Because I’m on the outside looking in My heart starts to yearn The secrets of friendship I wish to learn I want to be inside And to be filled with pride I can imagine myself in there With the warm refreshing air I’m in a situation that I can’t win Unless I am taken in By a f
“To Strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.” Thou shalt never give up, What is rightfully his, Never whimper away from fears, Never give away their tears, Fight for what is right, Inside the brightest of light, We shall all have, The strength to carry on forever
I’m here, But No one sees me. I walk through, Invisible Like the truth Behind the mirror. For me, They have blind eyes Of icy blue. To get in I jump the fence. The spotlight hits me Shot On sight. I’m done trying. Throw in the towel. Focusing on me, My future’s bright I’m still Alone, But I’ll ch
What shall be wrong with me? What shall I fear What shall be wrong with me is nothing I fear For If I shall fear what is wrong with me I shall only fear myself Even though you shall see me you shall not know. I am a person like everyone else I have friends and family A life of my own I shall be l
Today is one of those days, where everyone stops to take a minute and appreciate what we have, rather than what we want. We worry about the tiny little things in life that don’t matter, instead of the things that can change our life. Today is one of those days.