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A Poets Life [nice And Slow] - Poem by alan brown

I write my words of love and woe
To try and capture you,
but no
I write a line
I write a sonnet
That you might read
leaving your meaning on it

I write of death
and tales of fame
But never give the caricatures name
I leave the meaning up to you
And with your quick whit
you make your view
So when I'am sitting here alone
Please read my work
It's just a poem.

A story I tell of distant love
or sometimes praise the lord above.
They are only words
so don't feel hurt
If I get close to your heart
in one quick spurt.
And if to your eye
a tear I bring.
Open up your heart
and let us sing

A happy mind is a happy fellow
making life so good
making life so mellow
So remember this before you go
A poets life is nice and slow.

Topic(s) of this poem: poets

Form: Free Verse

Comments about A Poets Life [nice And Slow] by alan brown

  • (4/26/2018 11:38:00 AM)

    Delayed gratification is nice and slow (Report)Reply

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  • Carl Roussell (4/23/2018 4:01:00 AM)

    I like the lines,
    If I get close to your heart
    in one quick spurt.
    because reading a poem in one or two minutes can take your heart and mind to new places for a little while.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 22, 2018

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