“Uphill Struggle” (poem / book release update)

Life, you’re a tough one, you challenge me lots,

Teach lessons, and remind me of ones I’ve forgot,

You lay down the scope of the work to complete,

You ask me to reach higher heights, find your peak.

I strive to increase the altitudes I embrace,

Sometimes lose my footing, try to recalibrate,

But when I reach the top, the end of my climbing,

The view is incredible, I’m sorry for whining!

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We may grumble and complain about our circumstances and challenging situations, but ultimately life is trying to show us a whole lot, in a modest amount of time, plus encourage our personal growth and spiritual elevation… and we think we’ve got the hard job!

However, once we have mastered the understanding that it’s trying to show us; have generated what it yearns for us to generate; and are able to leave something substantial or meaningful behind, we will have reached the summit, the supreme goal.

The stunning view from up there will make all of your struggles worthwhile, all of your painful lessons will make sense and hold value, and the sights you will bear witness to, will be beyond priceless.

Bear this in mind, with each step you take up this daunting climb we call life… the ends, more than justify the means, so smile and keep going, my friend!

Love and Respect always,

Following Whispers.

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Author: Following Whispers

Hello, I'm Following Whispers, an English poet and author who has been writing for around two decades. I'm a self-professed geek who can get deep sometimes, but I personally don't take myself too seriously, I just love to have fun, plus inspire myself and others. In my early twenties, I realised that beauty can be born out of not only love, but also pain and other motivations. The more I used writing poetry to make sense of my busy mind, the more it helped me to find a silver lining in even the darkest emotions, experiences, observations and topics; find positivity even in the face of extreme negativity; find strength when I was being forced to feel weak; and find hope that my tomorrows would be brighter. I began publishing my writing in 2018 and currently have three books available Worldwide, including my most recent release "Poems That Move You". I have bared my soul in each and every one of my poems, and I'm confident that you'll get just as much from reading them and relating them, as I did from writing them. Please feel free to look around my site and read the free poems I've shared there, after which, why not pick up a book of mine, drop by Instagram, connect with me and say hello!

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