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Below is the poem entitled STAND ON MY OWN which was written by poet Sharika Sellman. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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A Relationship
Don’t think I was quite ready
But I loved the thought of “Going Steady”
Walking down the street, holding your hand.
Being able to tell friends, “That’s my man”
But wanting it all so bad is where I went wrong.
I thought our love was strong
Bits and pieces are missing from our puzzle.
Which means we are not quite complete with each other.
I’m not a quitter but you will not push me over
Because the love I have for myself is enough for me alone
Believe me I can stand on my own.

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  1. Date: 6/27/2012 5:41:00 PM
    courage is all it takes

  1. Date: 6/26/2012 9:05:00 PM
    Enjoyed your writing very much.............patrick

    Sellman Avatar Sharika Sellman
    Date: 6/26/2012 9:31:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank You So Much