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Why I Write

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Why I Write

I write what I can't say
sometimes there's no other way

I write so I don't forget
when it's gone I'm left with only regret

for things I lost
for tiny thoughts

for things I need
that are meerly seeds

seeds that grow 
into the pages of my soul

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  1. Date: 4/27/2009 9:19:00 AM
    This is amazing I can connect to it so well! Thank you for your uplifting comments much appriciated-darkpoet

  1. Date: 4/14/2009 9:32:00 PM
    I love how everything plays upon each other and unfolds as it is read.