Treasure Island

Romeo Della Valle

(Ageless / Dominican Republic)

Never Giving Up


Barely conscious
Or hardly caring which way
I face the World,
I take a bolder step,
Traveling steadily
Against the wind
That is sometimes too strong,
An air so cold
That it numbs my senses
Until I feel myself
Turned inside out…

II try to keep the direction
I have set for
So that somehow,
I will arrive somewhere
As I know the path
I have followed
Has brought me
To a better place,
A freer state of mind
Where I will truly
Become myself!


©All Rights Reserved-2012

Submitted: Friday, August 17, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, October 30, 2012

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  • Linda Moore (8/23/2012 1:10:00 AM)

    The path is always forward. And we must never give up.
    I like your thought so much. Positive thinking is going forward,
    Always forward ther is no other way: -) Wonderful (Report) Reply

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