"This is My Life" by William Stanley Braithwaite (d. 1962) (pictured), a former creative writing teacher at Atlanta University, was offered by Poets.org's Poem-A-Day on October 20, 2013. A link to the poem may be found here:
The poem is in the form of an Italian sonnet and uses a rather plodding iambic pentameter. The language is straightforward, a celebration of a life lived to the fullest and with no regrets.
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