Posts tagged ‘challenges’

February 22, 2019

Be the light..

by Sandeep

Picture Courtesy: Internet

He stood there
Head down
Feeling small
Counting his uphill climb
Imagining how painful
His journey is going to be.

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April 3, 2016

On Heroic Monuments – ABC Poem – April 3, 2016

by Georgia

seamen's monument_2

“After all is said and done
Bravery isn’t really
Dangling from a swing Jim said,

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March 17, 2016

Time To Move Ahead – Villanelle

by graypoet


Seeing all that you have been through in life
Do you look at things the same way you did
Maybe you should stop looking back, move on.

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July 8, 2014

Lighter Load

by graypoet

We’ve all had things pile up
Life’s challenges in abundance
But seldom do I get so many
Coming upon me all at once.

It’s not like we can avoid things
When our stars seem to align
So lean on friends or your God
And most things will go fine.

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June 3, 2014

Define Your Role

by graypoet


When cross the path of someone
And feelings start to intertwine
Do you look at the end and wonder
Could this be the one to call mine?

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April 2, 2014

Emotional Waves

by graypoet


Is there anyone that hasn’t had
The waves of emotion crashing down
I believe all have at some time
Made the quick swing, smile to frown.

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May 9, 2013

A Tough Teacher

by russtowne

When I begin to believe
I’ve got life licked
It teaches me
In many not-so-subtle ways
That I’m far from
Mastering it.

-–Russ Towne

May 2, 2013

A Bad Day’s Brewin’

by russtowne

When I woke up
Key sites were down
Spent all mornin’
On work-arounds

Cut a toe on a tack
I didn’t see on the floor
Jumped and banged my elbow
On the edge of a door

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