Vaughn Wood

Rookie (November 15 / San Rafael, CA)

Who Am I? - Poem by Vaughn Wood

“Who am I, you ask? ”

I am a narrative in the making,
A happy ending not yet told;
A plot unapologetically thickening,
An unedited pagination in bold.

I am a breath worth breathing,
Escaping death with each blow;
Avoiding over speculating
When the last one will flow.

I am faith in motion,
Unconventional devotion.
More enlightened via the personal
Than stage-like public spectacle.

I am desire, craving daily to be known,
Not forced into isolation to venture alone;
But absorbing each new sunrise and sunset
Providing the gift of another day for riveting embrace.

I am a friend worth having;
A reliable man worth confiding.
Gratefully ineligible to adjudicate,
In the now, fearlessly merciful.

I am honesty’s new best friend,
A quest for truth continually probing;
A current of transparency untainted,
Longing for a nonjudgmental landing.


Comments about Who Am I? by Vaughn Wood

  • Bronze Star - 2,169 Points Herbert Guitang (11/24/2013 1:51:00 AM)

    Wow! ! Wonderful! Creative and Imaginative, I will give 10

    Kindly rate and comment my poems too (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Rookie - 31 Points Faraj Nyandiko (11/14/2013 6:11:00 AM)

    You are a poet with talent..Lovly :) (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 21 Points Suman Kumar Das (11/5/2013 10:30:00 AM)

    hi,

    so heart-touching! thank you so much

    Regards,
    suman (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, November 6, 2013


[Hata Bildir]