Poem about Life Struggles

Being True To Yourself Poem

I'm 14 and I don't really know why I wrote this. It's like my head was singing some song and I had a pencil and when I looked down, a poem was there so... enjoy!

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Shadow Of Life

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Published: January 2008

Walking in the shadow of fear,
drowning endlessly by a single tear,
running alongside self-discovery,
fearing the loss of self-recovery,
parts of mind going unknown,
dangerous sides going unshown.
One day you will eventually die,
so today make everything right.

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  • Angie by Angie
  • 4 years ago

This poem makes me dream, dream of a life that one day might come true

  • Dipika Korday by Dipika Korday
  • 8 years ago

when I was a small child my grandpops always use to say "Complete your work in time" and since I obeyed him I followed his advice in my whole life and I'm really happy that I listened his advice. Now I know the real meaning of what he said, it was that, "we don't know when we are going to die, it might be the next day or the next minute, so complete your work in time so that you wont be guilty of the life you lead.

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