Treasure Island

Matthew Holloway

(10 June 1978 / Cheshire, England)

Quiet, writer at work


Quiet, writer at work
~
Watch, witness
observe and contemplate
before you seduce the page
with words to a-muse
prose any question
without demands of an answer
telling a tale un-extraordinary
but hard to bypass
contradict each line
a-muse inspires all
then again a truth
is hard to dispel
watch, witness
quietly as you do
less a noise disturb
that only the tapping of keys
or pencil upon paper
a writer at work
expelling thought
just like breathing
the subtle humour
to a-muse

Submitted: Saturday, February 23, 2013
Edited: Saturday, February 23, 2013
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