Treasure Island

Poet of the River

(july 27 1994 / California, but move around a lot.)

Take it in Stride (Thought/Motivational/happy)


There are two sides to every coin,
just as there is a before and after.
this journey of life is one i would like to join,
and follow in the steps of laughter.
the world is an amazing thing to see,
so here is what you my friend must decide.
would you stand upon your feet and follow me,
or choose to run and hide?
open your arms into the wind my friend,
let loose, feel free.
look to the glory you hold inside,
and walk on your on path to happiness.

Submitted: Thursday, April 25, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 25, 2013

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  • Joseph Anderson (5/4/2013 1:03:00 PM)

    It is great to see someone of your age interested in poetry and you do it so well.
    An inspirational write- great depth of thought and I like the brevity-keep at it (Report) Reply

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