Wherever U Go, Go with all Ur Heart~Confucius


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As I Grew Older ~ Langston Hughes

It was a long time ago.
I have almost forgotten my dream.
But it was there then,
In front of me,
Bright like a sun—
My dream.
And then the wall rose,
Rose slowly,
Between me and my dream.
Rose until it touched the sky—
The wall.
I am black.
I lie down in the shadow.
No longer the light of my dream before me,
Above me.
Only the thick wall.
Only the shadow.
My hands!
My dark hands!
Break through the wall!
Find my dream!
Help me to shatter this darkness,
To smash this night,
To break this shadow
Into a thousand lights of sun,
Into a thousand whirling dreams
Of sun!

by Langston Hughes

The Fault in Our Stars – John Green [REVIEW]


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The Fault in Our StarsThe Fault in Our Stars by John Green
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

One of the very few books that left a Mark on my Heart. I can read and re-read the book all day without ever getting bored.
The story is very Heart-Touching and the characters are Amazing. Some characters seemed somewhat familiar, perhaps because i know some people who are more alive than others and who always want good for others.
Hazel Grace, knowing what she is and trying to minimize the after-effects of her death, this is so brave, even for a fiction character. And then there is Mr. Augustus, i would really want to have persons like him as Friends. BEST CHARACTERS one can ever have in a perfect story; BEST PARENTS, BEST FRIENDS, BEST STRANGERS,….
All i can say is that this is the best Romantic Novel i have ever read. It felt more like A Walk to Rememberby Nicholas Sparks.
Thank you John Green for such a wonderful journey. God Bless U.

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A beautiful Message


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With my son on an early morning hike
I spoke the words from a poem I like

Doing my very best not to preach
My favorite Frost lines I did teach

As we continued our walk through the wood
We came to a crossroad and stood
There really was nothing to lose
So I waited patiently for him to choose

The road less travelled we did take
As we continued on foot around the lake
And this I did not at all mind
Because on this road there was much to find

Although the path did eventually dead-end
A beautiful message it did send
Taking this route what we found
Was that sometimes you just need to simply turn around

Thanks To KAT For this Beautiful Poem
Copyright – Kat ADMIN @ POETRY LIGHT

Love Life ~ Ellen Bass


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“To love life, to love it even
when you have no stomach for it
and everything you’ve held dear
crumbles like burnt paper in your hands,
your throat filled with the silt of it.
When grief sits with you, its tropical heat
thickening the air, heavy as water
more fit for gills than lungs;
when grief weights you like your own flesh
only more of it, an obesity of grief,
you think, How can a body withstand this?
Then you hold life like a face
between your palms, a plain face,
no charming smile, no violet eyes,
and you say, yes, I will take you
I will love you, again.”


~ Ellen Bass

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