Treasure Island

Chris Jibero

(Ugbawka)

A Poet


A poet is a prophet
In writing garb
And spirit
On crucial assignment

A crystal clear channel
A vast vessel
A transmitter
Spreading divine messages
Sweet and bitter
Packages
Many and varied
Undiluted

A poet is like an angel
Heaven's chief messenger
Gabriel
Appointed to minister
Unto mankind.

(C) Chris Jibero. 2002.

Submitted: Wednesday, January 05, 2011

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  • Jean Dament (1/5/2011 10:05:00 PM)

    I too think that we as poets are messangers. Your poem was insightful. Well done.

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