Straight Ahead

January 30, 2011
I ain't blinded by no fear.
I can see so clear.
Through these opened eyes.
Bright as a ray,
and clear as day.
I can see this path just ahead.
I don't know what's ahead
But I know I can face that road,
And still hold my own.
Cause streaming through these veins is a warrior,
not afraid to bleed
not scared to lead.

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IamtheshyStargirl said...
Jun. 21, 2011 at 9:16 pm
Very empowering and confident :)
Anna-Akua replied...
Jun. 29, 2011 at 10:20 pm
aww thank you :)
Thesilentraven This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Jun. 30, 2011 at 6:08 pm
Your words hold all the brave strength of several civil rights songs that I am thinking of. And what a smart attitude to hold: "I don't know what's ahead/ But I know I can face that road,/ And Still hold my own." Love it!
Anna-Akua replied...
Aug. 25, 2011 at 5:50 pm
sorry for such a late response. THANK YOU, i just felt very strong and independent when i wrote this.
Osvaldo_C said...
Apr. 1, 2011 at 12:27 pm
I like this one.  :)
Anna-Akua replied...
Apr. 1, 2011 at 2:52 pm
YAY! thanks, u shud check out my other poems! :)
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