Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

It Is Time To Write A Poem For My Soul


IT IS TIME TO WRITE A POEM FOR MY SOUL

It is time to write a poem for my soul-
To wake it up a bit this morning
So many errands have been done
So much walking and looking and buying and bringing
So much cleaning and eating and drinking
So many many physical things-

It is time to write a poem for my soul
And wake up a bit this morning
And come back to who I really am
When I feel I really am-

Writing a poem gives me my soul back-
And writing this I come home to who I am-

A poem is my soul
And I am writing it now.

Submitted: Thursday, December 08, 2011
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