I'M STILL HERE
My looks are nothing special,
My face reveals my age,
Life Lesson Poems
Poems about Life Lessons
It has been said that life is the most patient teacher. You will be presented with the same experience over and over until you learn the best way to deal with the situation. This is not because life is cruel. Rather, it is because things have a way of coming back to haunt us when we don't deal with them. One form of intelligence is the ability to learn from mistakes. When you are presented with a painful experience, take the time to think about how you can avoid it in the future. This is an example of a lesson learned.
Poems about Lessons Learned from Mistakes
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Dealing With Growing Old
I'M STILL HEREFeatured Shared Story
Pat's poems are so unique yet universal, written from the heart and able to capture the feelings of those who read them. I have been through a long period of caring for a relative. During...
Living In The Present Moment
Live in the moment,
Just take it all in.
Pay attention to everything,
Right there and right then.Featured Shared Story
That was touching. It really said my whole life. I'm too busy with everything and I'm memorizing this to my heart. I'm busy with school. I take too much time thinking about tomorrow than...
Jumping To Conclusions About People
First impressions can be strong
About those we see around.
Yet how often are they wrong?
That is the truth I've found.Featured Shared Story
I really like this well thought out poem. So true. It takes time to get to know a person. Many people are in and out of our lives or we just get to know someone at the surface level and it is...
Learn From Everything That Happens
For every time I've failed,
For every time I've screwed up,
For every time I've said "I'm Sorry,"
And for every time I've not.Featured Shared Story
I love this poem! It speaks about how to get through the difficulties of facing failure. I really like it!
Teaching Our Children
I see you looking at your children,
Wondering what their lives will be.
If you verify some answers
Then their future you might see.Featured Shared Story
I loved this poem. The list of things that should be given to our children to have an amazing journey through this life, it's all here! This poem contains so much wisdom! Beautifully written....
The Power Of Forgiveness
Some people view forgiveness,
As a virtue for the weak.
An act of Mercy undeserved,
That serves no useful need.Featured Shared Story
I was touched by the poem because it related to me. I was bullied by some kids in 5th grade. It got to the point where I couldn't handle the stress, so I told my parents and my teacher. The...
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