Take Charge


A jaundiced spirit

The lingering memory of a spell

Life etched in the hardened soil

A threat to our intellectual toil

A kindred spirit

 Unfolded an enchanting smile

Praises of strong and willful belief

A passel of concordant relief



  “You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.”― Jim Rohn
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  8 comments for “Take Charge

  1. 07/03/2017 at 12:18 pm

    Beautifully composed!

    • 07/03/2017 at 12:26 pm

      Thank you, Sofia.

  2. 07/03/2017 at 1:26 pm

    I literally sighed in relief at the end of the poem. I like the closure.

    • 07/03/2017 at 3:53 pm

      Thank you for your kind comment, Jacqueline. 😉

  3. 07/03/2017 at 11:23 pm

    Yes. The closure is awesome. Brilliant poem!

    • 07/04/2017 at 10:03 am

      Thank you, Reena.

  4. 07/11/2017 at 6:13 am

    May the radiance of that smile linger long.. 🙂 lovely poem.. <3

  5. 07/11/2017 at 2:47 pm

    Thank you, Sue.

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