Captain Cur

Gold Star - 6,994 Points (Born Late 1600's Date of Death Unknown / England)

Epic Of You, Act I - Poem by Captain Cur

You are an Epic
that continually unfolds within me.
I have opened you
to the center of your story.
I do not know the beginning,
nor do I know how your story will end.

You are a complex character.
You have many facets.
You are beautiful and talented,
the calm beauty of a shimmering lake
fed by deep underground springs.

You walk with a cool elegance,
demure and softly attractive
with just the right amount of class.
You play the heroine lead.
You break many hearts.

My character must ad-lib.
No one has handed me a script.
I am blue collar
with an artistic, sensitive side,
still not completely tamed.
My qualities are romantic and poetic.
My edges still quite raw and jagged,
my steel not completely polished.
I tempt circumstance.
I play the spoiler.

(End of Act I)

Comments about Epic Of You, Act I by Captain Cur

  • (7/21/2017 8:55:00 AM)

    aren't all our poems, epics opened in the middle of the story....mine are and if I had the discipline I would write the whole book but my mind wanders, strays to different pages, still creating more epics, even while I write (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, February 9, 2013

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