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An I for an I

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An I for an I

I is a vowel,
I am a man,
Part of the 
Human alphabet race;
A powerful letter or word,
Searching for other
Consonants and vowels
To combine with,
And tell an everyday story,
Finding form and meaning:
A letter has potential
To become a spoken word
And bring happiness or despair,
Becoming lost in a breath of air.

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  1. Date: 1/20/2013 2:25:00 PM
    Enjoyed reading this Peter, I think you have potential through reading this, hope to see more of your writes.." And congratulations on the feature poem..!

  1. Date: 1/7/2013 9:22:00 PM
    I love this.. becoming lost in a breath of air.. beautiful.. hello there nice to meet you.