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Stop and smell the roses

Today you are here
And tomorrow there
Casing career
Trains, cruise, flight, cars.

You do not know
Colors life holds
And time runs fast
Like flashes of light.

So many flops
You need to stop
And smell the rose
Before life close.

©2018 Vinzpoetry.wordpress.com
Onyeche Vincent Onyekachukwu


  1. Awesome poem, Vinz. It would be great if you could read my poem too. Would love to have your comments.

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Looking forward to seeing more of your work tomorrow. This poem speaks to me and I love connecting with work that is not only profound but personal. ❤️

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Marion Njeri says:

    It’s good to forget commitments and enjoy life sometimes. Smell the roses…

    Liked by 1 person


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