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Keep on Standing

Updated on March 21, 2013

Keep on standing

at the water's edge.

Searching for a way back home.

The tears have dried,

A smile's on your face.

Still you feel lost and all alone.


Frightened child

Listened to their words,

Saying that you'll never fly.

They closed the doors,

Hid you from yourself.

And, these things they will all deny.


Run on forever

But, you can't escape

Always hiding there inside.

Forget the past,

A new life awaits.

You'll never know until you've tried.

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    • slaffery profile image

      slaffery 6 years ago from Kansas, USA

      Voted up and Love This. Wow I need to read this today. Thanks for sharing

    • Pastor_Walt profile image

      Pastor_Walt 6 years ago from Jefferson City, Tennessee

      Sweet. Thumbs up!

    • ladyjojo profile image

      ladyjojo 6 years ago

      sure i will and would gladly be happy if you return the favour too.

      Thumbs up

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      Mitch Alan 6 years ago from South Jersey

      Thank you...more to come...meanwhile visit my other Hubs...I hope they all reach your heart, mind and soul...

    • ConspireToInspire profile image

      ConspireToInspire 6 years ago

      How visceral, I enjoyed it immensely. It leaves the reader pondering the meaning, and I think I have a few theories. Very inspiring.

    • ladyjojo profile image

      ladyjojo 6 years ago

      Very short and sweet

      Thanks for sharing

      God bless you ;)