On the Ball


Hey there, be careful don’t drop the ball


You’ve gotta go on, answer your call.


Dribble past the hordes and forge ahead


Steer yourself to a peak no one’s ever tread.


The bookies might not favour your odds


And your fans presume the game is lost


But persevere my friend don’t give it away


The goalpost there beckons your way.


Don’t heave a sigh, don’t be slow


Don’t wait for the sun’s next morning glow.


For as the grass grows under your feet


And the rainbow migrates to a different street


Your skills might not be the same


Your feet might crumble under the strain.


Now is the only time you can score


Win laurels from your tribes galore.


Stay firm, stay true and face the test


I hope one day you’ll be the best.

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One comment on “

  1. HMM…fairly gud but a bit predictable dude..i mean ur call…but uve bin on this topic 4 sum time now..n u kno wat…im not accusing u or nythin..but u need 2 luk at urself 4m time 2 time…n c if urlivin up 2 wat u say..keep writing…n on the upside…its a nice pome..but no raves 4m me…lol

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