Alexander Coppedge

(June 25,1954 / Warrenton, North Carolina)

I DO


I do create through writing magic
Concepts to give growth and insight
Thoughts expressed in ink with wisdom
My fortune of poems and its sparkling delights
It's my planted tree filled with treasures
Cherished in endless aims, driving dreams and hopes
A gushing river which flow within me
Inside tiny soft things to float
Pleasures with high cast desires of happiness
Numerous personal emotions, ideas and votes
Contain inside are my many hidden secrets
Priceless and countless links to all my notes
A flea portion of a free-reasoning
It holds my shovel, water and rake
The tools performed by my pen
My weapons to create
I create because I have snares
Leaves near by have fallen down,
To this leaf event, this thought
Hold misgivings
In spring leaves will return

Submitted: Monday, August 26, 2013
Edited: Monday, August 26, 2013

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My storage of written treasures and their delights

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  • Mohabeer Beeharry (8/26/2013 8:47:00 AM)

    To write and to write with a message and a purpose is the greatness of a poet.
    There are both here. Congrats.i like it very much.

    Mohabeer Beeharry (Report) Reply

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