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Me and The tree

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Me and The tree

I look at this tree-
which quite frankly reminds me of me.
Strong, firm, flows so beautifully.

My moods are like the leaves-
forever changing so colorfully. 
At times my hearts feels  like, after the coldest winter for a tree .
and it takes timefor me to rebuild my beauty.
It can flow as gently as the leaves...
during a strong summer's breeze.

With the nuturing care of God's hands and his air,
I survive with all the obstacles God gives...
I'm strong and firm, my skins like bark it relives.
But... their is one thing that is different;
between me and tree.
and that's the tree is guaranteed to out live me.  

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  1. Date: 4/3/2011 5:47:00 AM

    Stepheney, your poetry is very empowering, which is a very special gift. One we can never walk away from, not that we would ever want to. Our poetry is to our hearts like the tide is to the ocean. I think you will be a wonderful gift to us all, mj