The Lark
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The Lark

You Won or Lost

Victory or defeat are based on our perception

Photo by Mathilda Khoo on Unsplash

Once you convince
yourself that you lost,
you are the definite loser.
It is true of war as of life.
We lose many battles
but not the war till we
decide that we have.
Every day is a battle from
our first breath to our last.
Some days are less fruitful;
We call them lost days.
Others give us much; we call
them good. What was bad in
our view was a good moment…

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The Lark shares fictional short stories and poetry

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Diepak Paul

Diepak Paul

Life gave me much. I published first novel 2011. I am rewriting after my disability due to accident, and stroke. Starting to write here to heal, and be healed.

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