Jim Ware

A Poet's Soul - Poem by Jim Ware

A poet's soul
has a hole
where hearthurt words are born
teared and bloody
new and muddy.
Where a place inside’s been torn

I read them later and feel the knife
of wordshards
like Tarot cards
telling misfortunes
telling missed fortunes
of love and loosing and life.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 11, 2007

Poem Edited: Sunday, April 24, 2011

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