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A Poet's View

Rating: 5.0

i see things clearly
and yet i am called a dreamer
yes, i am a poet who sees things
only another poet can see
these details of raw reality
one who views life vividly
i write because it is
part of my soul's work
and yet i am labeled insane
as long as life goes on

i'll unleash the verse erupting
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James B. Earley 06 July 2008

The last two lines....a profound summation!

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Adryan Barnathan 22 April 2006

Oh Faith I relate to how you feel. Those of us who see......we are.

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Brian Dorn 21 April 2006

Artists are so often misunderstood and maligned... but the artist perseveres! Beautifully written! Brian

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Nick Percowycz 09 April 2006

Horay for Faith! We could not have anyone better to represent poets of the world, than you! If you tell the lay-person that you are a poet, they seem to laugh and say, 'your kidding! ' In the long run, I laugh at them and their naiive view of life. A voice for the poet! ! A 10.

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Sandra Fowler 09 April 2006

A very wise poem. Thank you for sharing. Kindest regards, Sandra Fowler

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