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Sefofane Shabalala

Rookie - 0 Points (1993/06/19 / Gauteng)

A Gift


I thought I should talk about something different today,
I thought I should talk about a gift,
A gift that can't be given nor stolen from you,
A gift that you and only you could choose whether to share or not.

Listen to the gift i'm speaking of,
This is a gift of courageous inspiration to others,
A gift of motivation to those who feel abandoned.

This isn't just a gift but a magnanimous gift, that needs to be dispatched to the people to hear because of it's perpetual stature,
I thought I should talk about something different today.

I thought I should write about a gift that could teach and spread w'sdom into our inner-being,
A gift that turns imaginations into reality,
This is a gift I call poetry.

Submitted: Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, June 19, 2013

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this is one of my latest poems, 'nd I hope most people will enjoy 'nd if I left something I would appreciate being told because that's how I could learn, least that's my opinion. Thanks

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  • Rookie - 326 Points Don Nguyen (6/18/2013 8:01:00 PM)

    Beautiful, I love it! Most noble gift, only comes the On-High.
    May He continue to inspire all poets to be gift-givers. (Report) Reply

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