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You Don't Have To Be A Star

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Below is the poem entitled You Don't Have To Be A Star which was written by poet Effie Blake. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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You Don't Have To Be A Star

mediocrity
embraces the lot of us.
individual
differences should be the 
determinant of self worth.

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  1. Date: 8/13/2010 5:28:00 AM

    I am feeling the urge to go back and read poetry from earlier writing of my favorite poets today and this is the one I opened of yours Effie. I truly enjoyed reading it today and it is one of your best. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 2/26/2010 9:53:00 AM

    great job on this