Treasure Island

Robert Wynn

(Thanks for stopping by!)

Still I Rise


In my dreams
I rise slowly
Still I rise
Without motion
Without control
Still I rise
And I ask why
God's will?
Not mine?
Let go
Let God
I smile
And listen
Now will I
Receive Him
And
Still I rise

Submitted: Friday, May 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Still I Rise by Robert Wynn )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 4 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Let's live in Tokyo, Mark Heathcote
  2. Second class soul, Liss March
  3. Yes, I am on this wheel, gajanan mishra
  4. TWO LOVERS ON A PORCH IN THE MIDWEST, NICHOLAS CAMPBELL
  5. See and feel, gajanan mishra
  6. Am i here by virtue of the shadows, cristobal Benjumea
  7. SOME THOUGHTS ABOUT THE SUN, NICHOLAS CAMPBELL
  8. I am always with you, gajanan mishra
  9. SOFT POCKET HERCULES, NICHOLAS CAMPBELL
  10. You cannot go, gajanan mishra

Poem of the Day

poet Sir Walter Raleigh

EVEN such is Time, that takes in trust
Our youth, our joys, our all we have,
And pays us but with earth and dust;
   Who in the dark and silent grave,
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  8. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  10. As I Grew Older, Langston Hughes

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]