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»You matter, No matter what!«

by Shylet Noma Clint Mncube, February 6, 2018

I was thrown on the ground, rejected & cast away
they thought I did not have value
in a dumpsite where my kind belonged as they said
I was rejected
But I knew who I was and what I possessed
what I was carrying inside of me, was greater than to care about what they say.
Dirt pilled on me, day by day
But also light came
And I remembered when you are the light you cannot be hidden.
Seasons came & gone I survived I watched others producing fruit,
some withering & dying,
but because I knew I was carrying something I kept holding on.
One day my season came, I did not produce one fruit but I produced many to feed a nation.
Now who matters?
No matter what, I matter!
Current situations are temporary
Your value is NOT defined by what you going through
A R100 note will always be a R100 note, no matter who it goes through or what it purchases.


Written: February 2017
Tags: Communication Desire Disappointment Dreams Emotions Fear Future Hope Life Love Memories Passion Past People Personal Social Spiritual Tribute Visionary Youth

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