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FRIEND IN YOU

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Below is the poem entitled FRIEND IN YOU which was written by poet Joshua Akinwande. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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FRIEND IN YOU

(Tatyana Kasima)

Life is a journey of countless sub-destinations
It’s in stages and phases
Life is a function of time a subset of different season
Wet, dry, winter, spring, or summer
Each is experience one at a time
 
Life continues as a journey
When the journey is far
I am empowered to keep moving
When every thing seems locked up and become tiring
I received encouragement never to look down but keep focusing
 
When the sun is at its peak
I am hopeful there is a shade ahead to hide my head
When it’s stormy, heavily rainy or snowy
I know with an assurance
That the house ahead will take me in
 
Just in a land of different culture and lingual codes
I feel at home because I have a friend that knows, trusts, and believes in me
He is the reason I’m encouraged and the source of my strength
He is the house and home that take me in
He is my beautiful angel sent from above
I bless the heaven for the friend in you

© 2011

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  1. Date: 8/22/2011 10:07:00 AM
    A warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you this morning Joshua. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. May you find inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. Read and comment on their's and they will return in kind. May the sun shine on you that you might find great joy in your life. Love and blessing always, Carol

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    Date: 8/24/2011 7:06:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Oh Carol... you have demonstrated a high level of poetry potency. Those lines of words are so sweet, sweeter than honey. They lines of poem on their own... Above all things, I pray you live a life filled with love and health. And also achieve beyond your imagination