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To A Disheartened Poet

O, the disheartened poet that cannot be the end And that never the end. You still have ink in your pen and strength in your hand, control the destiny. The earth hails spring in full choir and the winds kiss the perfumed garments of the earth. Trees still have leaves on them as one falls, the another rises. The night has fallen but the morn is not far behind. So all is not lost till it’s lost and till then let there be hope. Feel the spirit of the lovely spring With dreams to live up, after wintry rest. We have only one life to live. This life isn't Dress Rehearsal of a drama
+++ December 9, 2014 Form: Free Verse Third Place win

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Date: 8/18/2018 11:15:00 PM
This one's very touching to me. I so love the message of this poem. Nice work..
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Date: 1/27/2015 2:02:00 AM
Hi Dr. Ram, an insightful poem, very true...its only over when it is over.
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Date: 12/27/2014 10:33:00 AM
Dr Ram, Congratulations on your win. I'm finally making time to read every entry, intended for me in Shadow's Hamilton depression contest. It was a tough fight, however at the end I prayed, and asked to take over and he did. WOW, it was what I call a miracle. Thanks for lifting my day with this poem... Love LINDA
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Date: 12/20/2014 8:24:00 PM
A most special write from you Dr Ram, there is real freedom in this 'free verse' I see you gained a win with this, as I would expect...' good to read today.
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Date: 12/12/2014 8:46:00 AM
Congratulations on your win Dr. Mehta
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Date: 12/10/2014 3:09:00 PM
I don't know your place in this contest, but I hope it was a high one because you did really well with the theme, and I liked how you GAVE advice on how to cheer up. WEll done, and congrats.
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Date: 12/9/2014 9:34:00 PM
No, Life is not a dress rehearsal but the real thing! Poets often become disheartened and need cheering up. You do that here and thanks for the congrats. Peace & Blessings Matthew Anish
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Date: 12/9/2014 5:48:00 PM
This is so well said, Dr Mehta...uplifting to all
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Date: 12/9/2014 11:06:00 AM
very uplifting write Dr Mehta:-) Hugs jan xx
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Date: 12/9/2014 9:20:00 AM
Dr. Ram, very uplifting with encouraging imagery for our ailing poetess, PD. Congratulations on your win. Sandra
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Date: 12/9/2014 7:50:00 AM
Congrats on ur winning awesome write Dr. Ram!
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Date: 12/9/2014 7:07:00 AM
congrats Ram on a write that lightens the heart and for your support hugs
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