MY RISING

MY RISING

sunrise-with-man-760278-galleryLike the Morning Sun

Bright and early

Wasting no time, waiting no more

I rise

*

Like a Phoenix

Avian legend steeped in magic

Rebirth brand new

I rise

*

Like a Buoy

Anchored to the depth of deep dark seas

Afloat even in swaying billows

I rise high up in the waters

To help strays in ships sinking

Find shore

*

Like a Slithering Serpent

I shed pain

Holding venom in fangs bared

Ready to spring

*

Fiercely burning like the Fiery Sun

I will warm the Hearts of those charcoaled in state

Shooting up like Discorea sprouts

Out of the blackened rich Earth

Spreading tendrils gentle to soak the Suns’ never ending warmth

*

I rise not to hold back

No more to be bound

Shackles on the trail

Falling off my Feet

I rise

*

Leaps of boundless joys

Springboks in the Seregenti

A pride is born

Now the Lions roar

We’ll Rise.

Written by Andrevn

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14 Comments

  1. simba
    November 07, 03:38 Reply

    Wunderber,. Ie wonderful.. with such consistent alliteration, sheakespare will be envious lol.. oh dear, oh yes we all rise away from shackles of fear and bondage and ascend into the glorious rainbow and glow.

  2. Kryss S
    November 07, 05:46 Reply

    I love it! I love it! I love it! Well written nd quite inspiring! I shall rise nd when I do, d who whole would feel my impact!

  3. #TeamKizito
    November 07, 05:56 Reply

    *straight face* Music player : Arise – Mavins..

  4. Ruby
    November 07, 07:05 Reply

    Beautiful!!!!
    Bravo @Andrevn

  5. Absalom
    November 07, 10:10 Reply

    “I rise not to hold back

    No more to be bound

    Shackles on the trail

    Falling off my Feet

    I rise”

    I really love this, Andrevn. Beautiful lines there! 🙂

  6. lluvmua
    November 07, 18:02 Reply

    That’s my sweerie @ andrevn !! Nice write up gurl!

  7. Andrevn
    November 08, 07:25 Reply

    oh my God!!!!(do not knw wat to say) elated,just got a watsap frm illuvmua dis morn dat my post was up….i could nt contain my joy……jumping round the hux and every one is wondering wats hyping me…..thank yu so much pinky for dis rare opportunity.

    • pinkpanthertb
      November 08, 08:25 Reply

      With the many pieces you sent me, such posts will be coming up more.

  8. Andrevn
    November 08, 07:31 Reply

    tnx every one for yu liking it……was pessimistic at first yu knw,if it would be a worthy read…tnx for yu encouragements……….this poem is a reflection of my present state..penning down my thots is one of the things keeping my sanity intact!…………K’Dsians yu rock!!

  9. Andrevn
    November 08, 07:36 Reply

    Aunty pinky pls #correctionalert!

  10. victor
    November 08, 08:25 Reply

    I nor know say ur head dey hot like this oh, keep it coming bro

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