Meandering through our days in pursuit of success
with ‘our hope’ the rudder that steers us along
Suddenly a rogue wave rocks our boat
and we lose our balance momentarily
wonder if we should simply give in,
if we can ever set our rowing right
fact is that with uncompromising faith in our focus
we can steer over, under and around the waves of life
although our movement may be staggered and
and success may look dim in our sight, it waits at the shore.
My target was to come up with a poem using 7 days prompt words from
Daily post. I almost abandoned ship, but glad I stuck to it and only 30 minutes later, I like the message that I derived from the compilation.
This entry was posted on March 12, 2018, in
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As the days go by
and I unearth old hidden secrets
I discover good qualities right beside them
the fear most have is that when we let
those hidden things out of the box
others will judge us harshly
thus, we carry these heavy things
not knowing when to let go
and to set ourselves free
the thing is this,
even if you never have secrets to hide
people will still find reasons to judge you
and their opinion shouldn’t be your business
so, be your authentic self
live your life without hiding from yourself
Daily Post –
His life has become a disaster waiting to happen,
yet he just couldn’t stop himself,
he was not in a good place.
He hated the choices that he had made
getting hooked was far easier than getting off
the results have only been
This entry was posted on July 24, 2017, in
The Daily Post and tagged daily post, Don't Do Drugs, Drug Use, Druggies, Harsh Life, Hooked On Drugs, It's A Battle, Poetry, WordPress Challenge.