Michael Pruchnicki


SOMETIMES I PAUSE MIDWAY


sitting at the computer
struggling with the language
trying to pin down
elusive thoughts
fleeting emotions
vivid images
and all that
goes to make
a poem
when I open
at random
a book
of sonnets
and there
blazing out

dylanthomas
georgebarker
richard wilbur
donaldhall
wallacestevens

Submitted: Tuesday, June 02, 2009

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