Felix Lugo

Rookie - 147 Points (10-16-1984 / Bronx, New York City)

Keep Your Head Up - Poem by Felix Lugo

I look back and I laugh cuz I remembered
you said I would never amount to anything.
But guess who is got caught up
selling marijuana next to La Bodega on Simpson Street.
What happen?
The same family raised us, and
we went to school together @ Raphael Hernandez
I.S.116x in the Bronx.
What went wrong? I thought you had a greater heart than that.
We were like brothers and we loved each other.
What ever happen to our dreams together being stars?
Now, that I think about what you’re going through
I stop laughing.
I feel hurt for what you’re going through.
Keep your head up and let the sun shine on you.
Stop the wrong and
proceed the right to a better life.
I will help you and teach you how to succeed.


Comments about Keep Your Head Up by Felix Lugo

There is no comment submitted by members..



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?

Read poems about / on: school, together, family, sun, remember, brother, dream, star



Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 30, 2005



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]