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Life is like a Stair Case

Life is like a stair case . .
Full of steps to take .
Full of moves you must make .
To get where you want to go
By taking just one step at a time . .
To get there , is like trying to climb . .
A mountain so high just to get up there to say . .
I made it . . I finished . . No matter what obstacles were in my way .
I did it . . I completed my task . . I've done what I had to do
To take one step at a time . . and make it through .
I've walked up that stair case , I've made it to my dream .
Life maybe tough at times and its never what it seems .
But if you keep your head held high , and put a smile on your face .
You'll make it to the very top because . . . Life is like a stair case



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Kaitt This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Dec. 7, 2010 at 7:30 pm
this poem has a great meaning and it is really wonderful. i think that you should try poems that don't rhyme, you are such a good writer and you have a great flow, you would do wonderful with writing free verse (:
 
SnickerLover said...
Sept. 17, 2010 at 3:33 pm
this poem is sooo true.
 
iWriteToExpressThouqhts said...
Aug. 25, 2010 at 4:08 pm
Thank youu =]
 
ShernayB. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Aug. 25, 2010 at 4:05 pm

Your poem reminds me of Langston Hughes' poem "Mother to Son" The famous lines of..."Life for me ain't no crystal stair..."

This is great. Keep writing hun!

 
just.me_899 said...
Jul. 30, 2010 at 10:47 pm
awesomely said. :) life is like a staircase
 
Zazawish777 replied...
Aug. 23, 2010 at 8:43 pm

Ya, i love this! can you rate and comment my work too! thanks

 

 
waywithwords said...
Jul. 29, 2010 at 9:23 pm
with *liliofpeace* i mean
 
waywithwords said...
Jul. 29, 2010 at 9:22 pm
agreed!! :)
 
bakedbeans said...
Jul. 25, 2010 at 12:46 pm
this is nice. can you look at my work and tell me what you think about it thanks
 
*liliofpeace* said...
Jul. 15, 2010 at 4:33 pm
Excellent job!
 
DustyCheyanne<3 said...
Jul. 15, 2010 at 3:40 pm
This is really good (:
 
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