Tuesday, 11 April 2017

I Am Important #AToZChallenge

They said- "You are a garbage-bin.
You can only attract filth & sin.
You are idiotic; you have no talent."
I decided- "I am important."

They hurled abuses, threw refuse,
Treated me like gross stale news.
I still held onto my nature innocent.
I decided- "I am important."

They filled me to the brim;
And when things got really grim,
The garbage-van was sent...
I decided- "I am important."

It was interesting to see,
How I got cleaned thoroughly!
No more stinking content!
I decided- "I am important."

Do you feel Garbage-bins are important? Do you feel you are important?

I'm participating in my maiden #AToZChallenge. I For - I, Important, Innocent, Interesting
My Theme is- Poems About Life.

11 comments:

  1. You have the right attitude, one has to feel good about oneself for others to appreciate you.
    Great poem.

    Yvonne
    nashvillecats69.blogspot.co.uk

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  2. Very good philosophy about valuing yourself!

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  3. I've always believed until you think you're important and deserve respect, no one else will respect. Great poem of owning your own power.

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  4. Very well said, Anita, you are only what you feel about yourself. :)

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  5. What a lovely poem, I do think once you believe in yourself everything sorts itself out.
    Over on ElenaSquareEyes I is for my favourite band - Imagine Dragons

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  6. lovely! it is important to first valuing yourself only then others will begin to give some value to you.
    Launching SIM Organics This April

    *Menaka Bharathi *

    *SimpleIndianMom*

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  7. Yes! The right attitude I say. We should all treat ourselves with importance. Often we treat ourselves like garbage.
    Letter I: In Medias Res

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  8. Well said. One needs to value one self before expecting it from others.

    -- Usha (A-Z Challenger)

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  9. I think everyone is important in their own way. if one is confident of themselves, even if the world calls them a garbage bin, the person knows his worth.

    A Peice Of My Life

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  10. Woww!!! That's a strong one! On you with this... Everything, everyone is important.

    Love,
    Ashmita Chatterjee
    @chaoticsoulzzz
    Https://chaoticsoulzzz.wordpress.com

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  11. Awesome! Feeling important is great feeling and it makes one stick to his decisions :)

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