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The Last Draw

I write, read, crochet, sing, and play musical instruments. A sucker for learning.

Poem #9

Often in life you'll experience a carousel of why's

One ticket to endless queries

That can only be concluded by an aloof reason


Sometimes you think everything's unfair

Like you submitted a thousand entries to a raffle

While the one who wins sent one meager ticket

It pains you

Making you feel hopeless and helpless

As a tree hanging by the roots on a steep cliff


Just remember

Although you felt defeated

Your God's last draw

Be patient

As long as you hold on to your ticket

In the end

He'll definitely draw yours

© 2019 Denise Joy Padilla

Comments

Lorna Lamon on October 24, 2019:

Lots of hope in this lovely poem. Thank you for sharing.

BRENDA ARLEDGE from Washington Court House on October 23, 2019:

Such a nice reminder. Thank you.

Great read.