My Whole Life Walking...

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My Whole Life Walking...

So long I have traveled
along these roads,
all through the years,
through days hot and cold...

On one side of me,
the world is in shambles,
on the other,
in holes, lay my people...

Above, the sun,
once red, turns gray...
The blue sky goes black,
pouring down acid rain...

I raise my face
and smile though...
For every scar,
my wisdom has grown...

The road on which,
my bare feet do touch
has been worn down
by my Ancestors' thoughts...

The winds that blow
hair from my face,
are filled with heat
and memorance...

Though I have lost,
I have found as well.
Down to my soul
has this man delved...

So though my feet may hurt
and the obsticles be fierce,
My heart will smile,
through the worlds acid tears.

My scars will show,
they will be my medals...
And my soul will walk
Life's walk forever...

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Plot121 commented on My Whole Life Walking...

11-04-2010

You had some greet visuals here and the way you painted the work was well done. Yet I senced thier was no real close to the whole poem. no ending thought that would have wrapped the whole thing together. But the whole meaning that the journey is more importain then the destination would be a good ending point just a thought plot121...

ImStillHere

11/04/2010

thanks for the comment and thought. its a good one. ~Audrey

christianprep commented on My Whole Life Walking...

11-04-2010

Good poem, I like it.. keep up the good writes... its a vivid poem love it... i am rating it a ten its just that good

arjiiee commented on My Whole Life Walking...

10-28-2010

I loved this. It paints such a vivid and somewhat frightening picture in my mind. Nicely done(:

brokenhearted11 commented on My Whole Life Walking...

10-27-2010

i really, really liked this. it reminds me a tiny bit of my own work, but yours is so much better:) beautifully orchestrated and just a wonderful read. keep writing!:)

ImStillHere

10/27/2010

blah im not all that much better. and thanks. :) I will ~Audrey

Teardrops commented on My Whole Life Walking...

10-24-2010

you are wonderful and the poem is great if i didnt know better would have thought it written by someone older i loved the wisdom and pain you discribe you are getting so good . Marie

ImStillHere

10/24/2010

:) thanks marie... who knows, maybe im an old soul? lol ~Audrey

Poetry comes nearer to vital truth than history.

Plato (BC 427-BC 347) Greek philosopher.

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