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#11voted by our readers
By Carl Haynes
Staten Island, NY

i asked my father if i could swim, and he said that i would drown. The Sea would imprison me – he said if my feet had left the ground. So i walked out to the water, and crie...

#12 Poetry
By Lightskin_23 BRONZE
Chicago, Illinois
Lightskin_23 BRONZE, Chicago, Illinois
4 articles 0 photos 4 comments

Favorite Quote:
Never regret a day in your life. Good days give you happiness, bad days give you experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.

#13 Poetry
By cathrynskelly BRONZE
Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
cathrynskelly BRONZE, Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
1 article 0 photos 0 comments
#14 Poetry
By tasniaella03 SILVER
Eugene, Oregon
tasniaella03 SILVER, Eugene, Oregon
6 articles 0 photos 0 comments
#15 Poetry
By Morighan BRONZE
Carnation, Washington
Morighan BRONZE, Carnation, Washington
2 articles 1 photo 15 comments
#16 Poetry
By hmflorose BRONZE
Spring, Texas
hmflorose BRONZE, Spring, Texas
2 articles 0 photos 0 comments

Favorite Quote:
"People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed and redeemed. Never throw out anyone." - Audrey Hepburn

KimberlyNPlascencia BRONZE, Tustin, California
2 articles 0 photos 0 comments
#18 Poetry
By caitlinbeplate BRONZE
Montpellier, Other
caitlinbeplate BRONZE, Montpellier, Other
1 article 0 photos 1 comment

Favorite Quote:
I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

#19 Poetry
KassyElizabeth DIAMOND, Argyle, New York
65 articles 14 photos 30 comments
#20 Poetry
By jaylamandrews BRONZE
Mckeesport, Pennsylvania
jaylamandrews BRONZE, Mckeesport, Pennsylvania
1 article 0 photos 1 comment

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