• Jennifer Jackman White


Have you ever had the feeling,

You are supposed to be somewhere you’re not?

Have you ever woke up in the morning,

With a dream that you forgot?

Have you ever wanted something so badly,

That it pops into your mind every day?

Have you ever had the freedom,

To lead the life you want to play?


Are you happy with your choices,

When you look into the mirror?

When you wipe your eyes in the morning,

Can you see life a little clearer?

Do you remember your wishes as a child,

And have they come true now that you are older?

Are your dreams alive and thriving,

Or are they fading and growing colder?


Have you ever needed direction,

To get you back where you once started?

Have you ever took a turn,

That was wrong when you departed?

Have you ever wondered how you got here,

When you thought you had a vision?

Have you felt lost in a sea of darkness,

Or battled doubts of indecision?


Don’t give up. Don’t give up.

Live your dreams before you die.

Don’t give up. Don’t give up.

You can do it if you try.

Don’t give up. Don’t give up.

One step forward isn’t very far.

Don’t give up. Don’t give up.

Don’t lose focus on your star.


You can do this.

I believe in you.

And you’ll get there so much faster,

If you believe in you, too.

Life is long but time is short,

So set forth and catch the wind.

You’ll reach your dreams soon enough,

The sooner you begin.


—Jennifer White