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Hope



Hope is like the seed that sleeps
Beneath the winter snow,
And waits with expectation
In darkness there below.
A yearning for fulfillment,
Another chance to grow,
The promise of awakening
In the spring tomorrow.

In my heart, there is a seed
That longs for spring to come,
And waits with expectation
When life seems all but done.
Yearning for fulfillment too,
Within my heart there grows
That seed of hope and promise
In the spring tomorrow.
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Submitted on April 21, 2015

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I am a Registered Nurse, and first started to write poetry when I was about 18 years old. I have written several poems on a variety of subjects, and enjoy poems that are light and filled with humor. I feel that a good poem like a painting, is able to evoke a variety of emotions, whether sad or cheerful,angry or sympathetic.My goal in life is to learn as much as I can, and to spread peace and good cheer to many. Above all, to be respectful and helpful to my fellow man. more…

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