Treasure Island

Matthew Holloway

(10 June 1978 / Cheshire, England)

Writers block in July


Writers block in July
~
The blank page sits staring at me
As though mocking cruelly
The lack of flow of words of poetry
A while can be a long time
It's been a while since I
Last wrote anything
A while longer for something
Worthwhile, meaningful, memorable
No my works fallen still
On the canvas of a writer
And the footnotes in every form
Paper, screen, audio recording
Hold little if anything at all
So it sits there empty, mocking
The blank page of a poetry book
Never written

Submitted: Thursday, July 24, 2014

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