Olivia Taylor

Rookie (August 29,1994 / Mercy Hospital)

Risks


Be who you want,
Don't be afraid,
What you've got, flaunt,
Don't let anyone rain on your parade

Use your style,
Try to be you,
Dress for success,
Be happy, not blue

Get a handle on life,
Don't let life handle you,
Or else you'll have strife,
And what I say is true

Submitted: Saturday, June 18, 2005

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  • Rookie Alex Manson (2/27/2012 11:32:00 AM)

    wow, very inspirational...that really encouraged me. your poems seem to focus alot on nature and this one is different. i must say, it's beautiful. (Report) Reply

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