Dead or Alive

Garry Snyder By Garry Snyder, 21st Apr 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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This poem will make you think. If you have been there, then you will understand this poem.

Dead or Alive

If you have been there , then you will understand this poem. Think about it after you read it. I would appreciate any feedback and comments from you.
I hope you have a good day!




Dead or Alive


Is there realization when you're dead?
Is there a discerning moment
when you think
you're going to be dead
or when you believe
you're going to be dead?
At this moment will you
realize and know what you
will not give up and
you will fight for
until your death.


(C) March 21, 2012
Garry Snyder

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Discerning Moment, Fight For, Garry Snyder, Poem, Poetry, Poetry About Life

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author avatar Garry Snyder
Born 1943, love the 1950's. Grad.H.S.1961.Some college and trade school and 1 year electronics training. Married to 2nd wife, Noreen Ann Snyder she introduced me to poetry. Consider poets our friends.

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author avatar rarity
21st Apr 2012 (#)

The thought is scary. We do not want realization when we're dead.

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author avatar shallimarRose
21st Apr 2012 (#)

I understand this Gary.. one of my fathers favorite sayings was "one of these days I will wake up dead" well i dont know that he didnt.. who ever knows what comes next... huggs, sR

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author avatar mistyleaf
22nd Apr 2012 (#)

Hi Garry. At the point that you are going to be dead, I guess the first thing that you will think of is ask help from God or ask forgiveness for your sins to be able to die in peace. Welcome to Wikinut. Thank you.

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author avatar Buzz
22nd Apr 2012 (#)

The intimation of mortality is quite an experience. I guess there's instinct within that will tells us when the time has come.

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author avatar Funom Makama
22nd Apr 2012 (#)

Beautiful and sweet

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author avatar Retired
22nd Aug 2013 (#)

I enjoyed reading.

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