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Life And Death

Rating: 5.0

I have lived and I have died
A thousand maybe more times
Every life that I have lived
I have been inspired to write
Of love, loss, hope and gain
Of hate, joy, sorrow and pain
Of my thoughts sane
And the very insane
Inspiration, God shows
Like a beacon in the dark, it glows

The story of my life and death
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Friday, November 6, 2015
Topic(s) of this poem: death,life,poetry
For my teacher, mentor and friend- Nance Butterworth. Nance, you are like a beacon in the dark for me.
Nosheen Irfan 04 February 2016

Wow. I love your style of writing. Its very natural and heart-touching. Every great poem I have read has sent me to heaven...there's a true lover of poetry. Lovely work.

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Akhtar Jawad 29 December 2015

The story of my life and death I call poetry You are narrating the story in a nice manner, your poems are outstanding.

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Ayman Parray 31 December 2015

I am honored by your kind words, my dear Akhtar sahib.

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Abdulrazak Aralimatti 27 November 2015

Verily, poetry is the biography of a poet. A good write.

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Ayman Parray 09 December 2015

Thanks Abdulrazak, I am glad you liked it.

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Valsa George 11 November 2015

Life is a long tale of hope, despair, joy, sorrow, doubt, hope and similar antagonistic emotions! When we are met with obstacles on our way, we get inspiration from some source, may be from God above, or a guide or the inspirational writes and they help us scale over the hurdles of life. The umpteen experiences of life motivate you into writing poems and they give you delight! Through poems, you live and die many times! A great write on the effect of poems!

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Ayman Parray 11 November 2015

Thank you Valsaji for your review, it is inspirational and educative. You are always so inspiring and encouraging.

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Nance Butterworth 09 November 2015

Thank you for this well written tribute. Your passion for poetry takes us on an adventure through your lives and deaths...and makes us wonder and imagine how you lived and died. Each of us eager to read more. This is my favorite of your poems...so far dear friend.

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Ayman Parray 10 November 2015

Nance, I dedicated it to you only because you like it so much dear friend. It is a humble tribute for you and it is our love of poetry that maybe the strongest bond in our friendship and that I see as a very positive sign. I cherish your friendship the most Nance. Thank you

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Kelly Kurt 06 November 2015

My dear friend, Ayman, when I first read this poem, I was very touched and impressed. I am so glad that you are still writing and decided to post it.

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Ayman Parray 06 November 2015

Kelly, you are and will always be a source of inspiration. This poem is my tribute to Nance Butterworth, she teaches me poetry, helps me through a series of workshops. She is also makes sculptures. She is a caring, loving person who opened her door to me, let me in and guided me like a beacon of light. She is also writing a book and runs a successful business. Kelly she calls you the king of Poemhunter...

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Kumarmani Mahakul 06 November 2015

From the first line this poem is very philosophical as I have lived and I have died. Having inspiration to write in every life I have lived is nice with my values as they come as an art within. God shows me path in life while I surrender on him. Yes, every death is worthy while we closely observe this. Very fantastic and interesting poem shared here. Nicely expressed....10

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Ayman Parray 06 November 2015

Kumarmani, you are dear to all and you are dear to me. Sometimes you understand me perfectly. Thanks my dear friend.

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