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the humble poet

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the humble poet

i think that the nascent new poet
would do well to get rid of his ego
and ignore the pompous refrain of his pride
who demands that “where I go, there we go” 

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writer's note: just stripping my ego, one poem at a time.

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  1. Date: 6/26/2011 4:09:00 PM
    Interesting view of the Poet. Thanks!

  1. Date: 5/19/2011 6:02:00 PM
    love the side note

  1. Date: 5/16/2011 6:14:00 AM
    That is the hardest thing to do in life..One must defuse self to really live..Enjoyed reading your work..Welcome to soup..May you stay be lond and productive..Thanks for stopping by and commenting on my work..I am glad that it gave you something from its contents..Sara

  1. Date: 5/15/2011 10:02:00 PM
    a reflective piece that humbles my spirit, rhys... absolutely divine and worth remembering! :) huggs, nette