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Tirupathi Chandrupatla


A Chance at Hand


A certain thing in
Life is death
One goes the way
One comes in.

All struggles happen
In the brief span
Between birth and death
We call this life.

We've a chance at hand
To live this life
And give our all
To make it interesting.

Submitted: Thursday, October 31, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Topic of this poem: death


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  • Gold Star - 10,460 Points Ramesh Rai (10/9/2014 2:08:00 AM)

    If I say nicely penned, beautiful rhymes or any metaphor on your that may not dignify bcoz you are self a great poet and writer rather I may praise your imagination. so far imagination concern more with any poet than any other aspects such as skill of writing, uses of words etc.
    In the short poem you have depicted the whole phenomenon of life from birth to death. Thank you so much sir for all contributions. Regards. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 72 Points Yash Shinde (3/19/2014 12:18:00 AM)

    ...a deep message delivered through a short poem........we have only one chance to live life to its fullest, time once will never return...........great write, , , (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 2,239 Points Patricia Grantham (11/8/2013 5:42:00 AM)

    A very good lesson in wisdom is found in this short write. This sums
    up everything as a whole. Live life to the fullest for you only have the
    time between life and death to enjoy it. Good advice for all! (Report) Reply

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