Alim Lamont


The Reason Being - Poem by Alim Lamont

There's shame in 'just being', because 'just being' belittles being in itself, so therefore be not to 'just be' but be because one cannot be without being more, be not to be but to become a better being, and before all be happy.

Topic(s) of this poem: happy, inspirational, life


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Poem Submitted: Sunday, February 7, 2016

Poem Edited: Sunday, July 30, 2017


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