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Jump to live

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Below is the poem entitled Jump to live which was written by poet Owen van der Schyf. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Jump to live

Jump off this roof
into the heaven's of unknown
flying to the stars
through a oily watery well
don't stand on the edge
the volcano will swallow you whole
alive we are in these scary times
alive to be forgotten
everyone knows, some people know, no one knows
a face in a portriat
the air in our lungs
a shooting star in the sky
soon to be forgotten
sleeping through life in an open casket
sleeping to take you away
don't be scared for that day to come
but for the journey that leads you there

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  1. Date: 7/4/2011 4:54:00 AM
    A good read, Owen! Write on! =)

    van der Schyf Avatar Owen van der Schyf
    Date: 7/4/2011 5:28:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks! just opened a blog so you'll have loads coming. please spread the word to my stuff Have a good one