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My reflections

I am the enigma the world has failed to understand i am a mystery beyond my own comprehension i stood toe to toe with the agents of disdain, and smiled. i perpetually root for the underdog. i dwell in the underground,unconventional, genre. i'm fascinated by villains. my heart is lost on an island in fiji, i'm saving up miles to re- unite with her. i'm not one for conventions, but i adjust, i try. compromise has always been an option. i abhor cliches but i live with them. i've never been content with mediocre, but the earth somehow expects,ordinary, to suffice. Words, my tool, gift and weapon. i always seem to be at odds with the elements, my supposed wingman. Money, the fuel of existence, i desire above others In a nutshell, there goes my reflections. Rather, some of it.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2011




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Date: 3/26/2014 8:47:00 PM
wow..still love this..Linda
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Date: 4/6/2014 3:29:00 PM
Glad to know you still do.. How are you Linda?
Date: 2/28/2013 5:55:00 PM
Outstanding, Kolapo. Well done. Congrats. Ralph
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Date: 2/27/2013 4:47:00 PM
Congrats.:-)
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Date: 2/27/2013 11:06:00 AM
Kolapo, congratulations on your top win! Great poem and interesting format!
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Date: 2/27/2013 10:47:00 AM
Many congratulations on the top spot xx
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Date: 2/27/2013 4:40:00 AM
this is absolutely wonderful and very deserving of the winning spot. congratulations!
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Date: 2/27/2013 3:59:00 AM
Usually, I'm in the middle, near the top, or at the bottom of the winners' list. This is my first 'top spot', and I'll cherish it. I'm on several poetry sites, but poetrysoup is by far the standout platform for budding and accomplished poets/writers. And Linda a.k.a Poet Destroyer, you've been a regular feature in my poetrysoup lifespan. I appreciate. Thanks for the overwhelming support. Some speech, eh?. Lol. Thanks everyone.
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Date: 2/27/2013 3:14:00 AM
Love this congrats for top spot!
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Date: 2/27/2013 1:03:00 AM
Kolapo congrats on your win, excellent....David
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Date: 2/26/2013 8:29:00 PM
going straight to my favorite poems... PD
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Date: 2/26/2013 8:28:00 PM
Kolapo, this is by far the most stunning poem, about a reflection that up and goes... I read this poem over 6 times... love it love it... CONGRATULATIONS, with this awesome poem about YOU , it reveals deep emotions:-) LINDA
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Date: 2/26/2013 8:26:00 PM
This is great well done Kolapo, and hello....Seren
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