Let it Go

Don’t listen to the ones
telling you how
to live your life—
just listen to how
they lived.

The dead stay dead—
though, I too watch
those late night shows where
ghosts are hunted with
gadgets and handheldometers.

At the end, a good set
of directions are nice—
but I say float like dust
or a bug into the heavens—
avoiding planes and birds.

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Marcella Hammer is a writer and an entrepreneur. She lives in San Francisco and enjoys mountain biking, running and good German beer. Follow her on Twitter @marhammer. Her other contributions to Snake-Oil Cure can be found here.

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