This is a poem I wrote about life called "This Old House". I try to turn the hardships and failures my life into an encouraging poem. I hope this poem will be so encouraging to you that it makes your heart smile!
it was now condemned but it was once a very beautiful home.
The neighborhood was hideous-- the street ran to a dead-end,
it was truly one of the worse places I’ve ever been.
It was nothing but dry barren land,
the only things were there were rocks and blowing sand.
but there was something about this house that really captured my heart.
I knew it was condemned and needed to be torn down,
but I felt it could be saved if it was rebuilt from the ground.
Not long ago, it was the most beautiful thing I’ve ever saw,
it was like looking at a beautiful rare diamond that didn’t have a flaw.
Inside use to have a beautifully decorated kitchen, bathroom, and den,
I just couldn’t believe a jewel like this was about to come to an end.
I said to myself, “there must be someway to save this fine majestic home,
it is possible since the foundation is still strong.”
“Indeed, this house can be saved though there is not much of it left,