Poem: “I will continue to grow.”

I hardly get any water,
but people don’t see that.
They judge me from my roots to head,
speaking how I looked withered.

When I asked them to passed me a cup water,
they came up with excuses,
I was dying,
needed assistance,
scarred with bruises.


I was determing,
I needed to survive,
I arched my head towards the sun,
I needed that light.

I saw my potential,
I don’t need a soul to give me water.

I will continue to grow….

My mind is set,
I have goals to target.

I will continue to grow,

without anyone’s help.

13 Comments Add yours

  1. IW says:

    Sometimes you gotta be your own cheerleader ๐Ÿ˜Š

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    1. People are unreliable, so you need to be ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒŸ

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      1. IW says:



  2. Natasha MacFarlane says:

    I really enjoy poetry, so thank you for sharing this with me. This is beautiful. I can tell by your writing you are so strong. Thank you for gracing the world with your strength and courage.

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    1. I rey appreciate your kind words, hopefuly I don’t disappoint you โ˜บโ˜บโ˜บ


  3. This poem is one of the most beautiful poems I have read lately!

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    1. Omg ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ Thank you, I’m so happy that you like it

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  4. Beautiful written. Sometimes you are all you need


  5. Britt K says:

    This is deep and beautifully worded. It can be hard when you feel as though the people around you fail to see what you have to work through each day just to accomplish the feats that you have โ€“ Remember, itโ€™s your journey to travel, and your story to tell. Donโ€™t let them change that.

    Britt | http://unapologeticallyyou.org

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    1. Thank you for your encouraging words๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒบ


  6. msb.life says:

    Wow, this poem is so powerful! Thank you for sharing it ๐Ÿ™‚

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    1. Thank you so much ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒบ I hope you are having a good day


      1. msb.life says:

        Aw thank you! I am ๐Ÿ™‚

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