Nasra Al Adawi

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The Facing - Poem by Nasra Al Adawi

Finding peace within myself
Finding joy within my walls
The truth of me, seem lost in a river
Uneven search to which is my place
How long the earth will take me in
And when Im dead, would the sky hold me still
I keep wondering all these thoughts
Time to come even with myself
Just to be the way I can be
The best I can be, to face the mirror accepting who I am

“The hardest part is to look within ourselves; we fear the truth that we might find inside of us”

Comments about The Facing by Nasra Al Adawi

  • (3/18/2005 1:56:00 PM)

    I like this poem a lot. Accepting who we are is the first step to happiness. Well done

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  • (2/23/2005 12:05:00 AM)

    thats life......tough and have depicted it very well... (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, February 15, 2005

Poem Edited: Tuesday, February 22, 2005

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