Esra Sloblock


Creation - Poem by Esra Sloblock

The gaping void that lies bereft
Craving inexplicably for order
Swirling, massless clouds of thought
The void begins to form a border
Without question and accepting
The borders grow and form a page
The pen is drawn to tell the paper
Of all my mirth. And all my rage
The latent energy provokes reaction
The sparks cause flame, then fire, inferno
A magnetic attraction
Line and verse are made to flow
A sense sublime of satisfaction
A therapeutic, stoic release
Void now filled, a manifestation
And then I'm purged, my mind is cleansed
Replete, I urge my mind to cease


Comments about Creation by Esra Sloblock

  • (6/5/2008 8:25:00 PM)


    I doesn't go that way for me, but I'm sure it does for you. A wonderful description of that process.

    GW62
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  • (12/3/2006 8:57:00 PM)


    Very powerful presentation...you have some great lines here that just grab the reader and holds their attention throughout the piece. Your imagery is outstanding. Thanks for the great read.: o) bobbie (Report) Reply

  • (8/20/2006 8:01:00 AM)


    Wonderful flow to this passionate explanation of the creative process and the need to write. Loved it! Justine (Report) Reply

  • Brian Dorn (8/18/2006 10:00:00 AM)


    Esra, a marvelously detailed scientific explanation of the process... keep swirling! !
    Brian
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  • (8/15/2006 6:31:00 AM)


    Ah, I think many can relate to this one! Great job. I'm looking forward to reading more of your work! Sincerely, Mary (Report) Reply

  • (8/14/2006 11:39:00 AM)


    well, you explained it well, the creation of poetry. Nice read.
    Anjana
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 9, 2006

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 24, 2010


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