Osvaldo Roman Cerda

Rookie (September 27,1991 / Los Angeles, California)

Knowing Life - Poem by Osvaldo Roman Cerda

Only those high above
Know what keeps me alive
They, He, or She will give me hints
To ponder and wonder on this world

Wondering if it’s the sweet melody of death
Or the boisterous sound of ecstasy
Pondering if I should enjoy the seven sins
Or defy the seven virtues

Pondering if that pugnacious partner is the true love
Or that peaceable lover is the wrong one
Wondering if not seeking guidance will be the path
Or getting the advice to my death

To ponder all life can be wrong
To wonder all life can be right
It is all a matter of knowing your cryptic life

Comments about Knowing Life by Osvaldo Roman Cerda

  • (7/16/2008 2:34:00 PM)

    From the soul - agood poem. (Report) Reply

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  • (5/12/2008 8:28:00 AM)

    Excellent use of opposites and word flow, to produce thought provoking ideas, Thank you, for writing, Osvaldo (Report) Reply

  • (3/31/2008 3:51:00 PM)

    I really like this poem because its true (Report) Reply

  • (3/30/2008 2:15:00 AM)

    Well put and very thoughtful for someone your age(that's a compliment) ...write on...nicely done...Coach (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 29, 2008

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 7, 2008

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