Well, son, I'll tell you:
Life for me ain't been no crystal stair.
It's had tacks in it,
Well, son, I'll tell you:Featured Shared Story
I was not a very good student when I was in school. I did the minimal amount of work required, retained little and barely paid attention. In 1965, my 8th grade English teacher read MOTHER TO...
Hold fast to dreams
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird
That cannot fly.Featured Shared Story
It is an interesting poem with two very powerful metaphors. Really dreams empower men to reach their targets in life.
The instructor said,
Go home and write
a page tonight.Featured Shared Story
This poem!! I felt a tug in my heart because it was truly a story of truth from your heart! Very well expressed, and I can't say but one thing more. If we keep our ears open we learn from...
I went down to the river,
I set down on the bank.
I tried to think but couldn't,
So I jumped in and sank.Featured Shared Story
Everyone is born for a purpose, but we forget that in pursuit of money. Then God gifted me with poetry and uses it as a medium to educate people, and in each of my poems there is a story...
8 Most Popular Poems by Langston Hughes
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