Look the devil in the eye

Perspire past the pain,

Look the devil in the eye,

Swear you won’t fail unless you die.

When you fall in public, you feel naked,

You know they’ll grin if you don’t make it.

So stay more focused than the stargazer,

Stand up and stitch yourself together;

Put your face to the fire,

If you will go, go higher.

Pump in more sweat, more time,

If you will war, war for a calm clime.

Look the devil in the eye,

True failure

Is when we fail to try!

By: Phanuel Ayelum.

Published by Phanuel Ayelum

Written Studios is about our belief in the power of written art. We love to write and publish our work which includes short reads, long stories, poems and many other articles. Tag along and get amazed by the talent in our artists here at Written Studios.

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