This collection of poems reflects on the resilience of the human spirit in the face of adversity. Through various lenses - a soldier, a mother, a nurse, a farmer, and more - it explores themes of courage, hope, determination, and love. The aim is to depict the potential for triumph amidst the trials of life, underlining humanity's enduring strength and the power of resilience.


Keegan Shilling, 24, is a Texas-born aeronautics student with a hobby for creative writing. He enjoys long walks on the beach and romantic candle-lit dinners.



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