“Much More” (poem / poetry)

There are so many rules, that we can’t keep up,

The system thrives, on programming people,

But I’m a free spirit, I question my fate,

No waiting for scraps, I prepare my own plate.

I’m despised for ignoring the scripted part,

And not playing an extra, the lead’s housed in this heart,

When the hounds try to scare me, I’ll let out a roar…

“I’m braver, I’m stronger, I’m destined for more!”

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Defiance in the face of something we know is truly wrong for us; courage and determination despite a narrative to the contrary; a heart that will not give up, be intimidated, or allow itself to be torn apart.

Say it with me… “I am the Author of my own destiny!” Scribe away, my friends.

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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