The Way

I never took the easy way,never took the pleasing way
buried my Conscience and dug up my essence on the way
Fallen heroes,friends and foes I met along the way,
found peace the strength that kept me walking
was released on the way as I lost sight of the stalkers and hawkers on the way,
I saw and was seen deep in sin
The light that lit the way was turned on
and I lost my breath needed to rest but not this way,Salvation I needed
Impossible to move, this became the perfect place to rest,
since it seemed impassible,thought it possible to stay
and make a better home along the way my thoughts began to stray
Rejection only made me more hungry for success,more angry for finance
because I knew this was only a pathway to the highway
I could travel the world but nothing comes close,
nothing compares to the feeling of reflection or resurrection of yesteryears
and the graduation of my generation from disgrace to grace
Charley’s horse caught up with me on the way
the pain only I felt as I knelt on the dusty floor
and felt for the counters along the boundaries of the way
I remember all I had encountered and found encouragement,
counting the blessings and the blessed along the way
as I remember I am still on my way and with these words
let it be known love is the way in my world.

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I am an easy going person who loves poetry and music,love making new friends and experiencing different cultures and I respect people's decisions and emotions as long as they respect mine am an african and i believe everything i can,i am yearning,learning and earning knowledge in search of peace and wisdom and when i write is when i feel alright.This poems and pages are dedicated to my family, friends, and anyone that appreciates life's joys. I hope these pages make you smile, reminisce, and perhaps shed a tear.
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