What Is Life

What Is Life short poem

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Life is a riddle and to some a game
And yet some say a timeless train
We cry at birth, as if we know the pain
Of sickness, old age and death to blame

Along the way some come into our lives
While many will just pass us by
We get off at different stops, not knowing why
Then we board again, like bees to their hives

Some are lost, “Enjoy life; we have only one”
Some are blessed to know their purpose
Like a ship at sea guided by its compass
Others choose to stay and enjoy the fun

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From young, I have a love for the English Language and have been a voracious reader of novels, getting my fill from the British Council and later at the U.S.I.S. Clearly the writing style of UK and American authors is different.It is only about three years ago that I ventured into the world of poetry, and starting to pen my own poems. I find it gratifying and fulfilling to have an opportunity to put my thoughts, feelings and emotions into poems and haiku.
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Touched a very fine point of life:) Amazing!

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