Vanessa Hernandez

Rookie (06-20-1994 / Bejing)

Life Poem by Vanessa Hernandez


Life is given to us
We earn it by giving it.

Let the dead have the immortality of fame,
but the living the immortality of love.

Life's errors cry for the merciful beauty,
that can modulate their isolation into a
harmony with the whole.

Life, likw a child, laughs,
shaking it's rattle of death as it runs.

Submitted: Friday, August 8, 2008
Edited: Saturday, August 9, 2008

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