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Looking for a Better New Day


All we do is to struggle

from the time we are born,

When we get older,

our lives do look so forlorn.

Seems the harder we try,

the more we all lose,

Like no more sunshine,

we've all got the Blues.

In tough times like we have,

we can't give up the ship,

This voyage of our lives,

is one challenging trip.

Got to believe in ourselves,

no matter the pain,

Take the days full of sunshine,

along with the rain.

Make a promise to your self,

keep on going straight ahead,

From the time we go to sleep,

then arise from our bed.

Things will get much better,

as time moves on along,

We each have the inner grit,

everyone does belong.



whonunuwho (author) from United States on July 25, 2017:

Thank you, my friend. Blessings. whonu

Gypsy Rose Lee from Daytona Beach, Florida on July 25, 2017:

Enjoyed and most inspirational.

whonunuwho (author) from United States on July 24, 2017:

Thank you MsDora and I'm so glad you appreciated this poem. Many blessings my friend. whonu

Dora Weithers from The Caribbean on July 24, 2017:

Thank you for the motivation to keep on going straight ahead. Good message in the face of so many distractions and bad news.

DEBANGEE MANDAL from India on July 24, 2017:

A motivating, illuminating poem which inspires us a lot.

Have a good day!

Michael Milec on July 23, 2017:

Very true my friend, We love, we work, we sustain and as we get older, the hope increases, because we know that what was far away, daily getting closer " a better New Day"

whonunuwho (author) from United States on July 23, 2017:

Thank you, Ann and many blessings to you and yours on this fine Summer evening. whonu

Ann Carr from SW England on July 23, 2017:

An uplifting, inspiring poem, this gives us inspiration and reminds us of how we should live - beautiful!


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