Myrtle Thomas

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A Poet's View - Poem by Myrtle Thomas

A Poet's View

Oh to write! of beautiful things
of putting to pen what sight brings
and how a heart touches emotions feeling
and then a verse of adulteries stealing

How grand is a thought in a verse!
to write of bountiful blessings or pitiful curse
to hear a sound, or see a beautiful view
or have a grand privilege to write of you

A poet, a writer, a storyteller
that expresses in words to lady or feller
insights of the heart a voice is strong
for a writer to hold your attention for long

Soft in emotion, is a poet with love and insight
who seizes the moment in an instant to write
sensitive to instances of joy or remorse
but at times, writers block hinders the course

Topic(s) of this poem: thoughts

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Poem Edited: Friday, August 22, 2014

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