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The Life I've lived

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Below is the poem entitled The Life I've lived which was written by poet Sakyra V Mance. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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The Life I've lived

I am 6 and in the moment
The moment of excitement
I'm playing the piano 
Swan Lake
And I never knew how amazing this could be

I am 12 and not feeling this moment
For I have grown away from the piano
And I want to do something more
Makes me think I'm not meant for this

I am 17 and I'm back into the moment
I have started playing the guitar now 
And my sisters comments are hurting my feelings
But I have to stay strong

I am 30 and I am in a rock band
I am satisfied with what I do
But not what I have become
I thought I had the grand prize
But I lost it

I am 40 and I have nothing
What do I do
Tell me
Tell me please
This is the life I've lived

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  1. Date: 7/1/2012 8:03:00 AM
    Thank you...My mother writes poetry way better than I do

  1. Date: 7/1/2012 3:14:00 AM
    Wow...very creative write here...a warm welcome to Poetry Soup...an excellent write here..you had me captivated from the beginning...regards INK-U-SCRIPT