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Living Words
Blog Posted:1/6/2013 11:27:00 AM

 

 

Genuine poets are wordsmiths.

Every single word they employ

Is syntactically correct

In the construction of their work.

Superfluousness is taboo.

They remain steadfastly focused

On the essence of poetry

Which is its elemental soul.

When you read their fine poesy

Each line, each stanza comes alive

Where heretofore were lifeless words

Occupying reference books.

Only the masterful poet

Can breathe life into each dead word.

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  1. Date: 1/6/2013 1:21:00 PM
    cool, I like this.

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My Past Blog Posts

 
Living Words
Date Posted: 1/6/2013 11:27:00 AM
Malcontents
Date Posted: 1/6/2013 11:22:00 AM
Two Little Surprises
Date Posted: 12/17/2012 10:41:00 AM
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Date Posted: 4/23/2012 12:09:00 PM
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Date Posted: 7/10/2011 8:58:00 AM
Don't Let It Slip Away
Date Posted: 7/9/2011 9:15:00 AM
An Unusual Incident
Date Posted: 7/7/2011 11:01:00 AM
Inspirational Dreams
Date Posted: 7/7/2011 10:57:00 AM
Rain, rain go away!
Date Posted: 12/23/2010 3:38:00 PM
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Date Posted: 12/21/2010 8:59:00 AM
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Date Posted: 12/18/2010 1:48:00 PM
An Avoidable Dream
Date Posted: 12/16/2010 12:35:00 PM
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It's That Time Again
Date Posted: 10/29/2010 7:52:00 AM
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Date Posted: 10/26/2010 6:18:00 AM
Fox's Stooges
Date Posted: 10/24/2010 5:03:00 AM
Money-grubbers
Date Posted: 10/18/2010 4:12:00 PM
Poetry without direction
Date Posted: 10/13/2010 10:39:00 AM
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Date Posted: 10/11/2010 5:47:00 AM
Lost In Time
Date Posted: 10/5/2010 4:26:00 PM
Saturday's Storm
Date Posted: 10/4/2010 8:21:00 AM
Report or Opine
Date Posted: 9/28/2010 12:26:00 PM
Harping Neocons
Date Posted: 9/27/2010 10:32:00 AM
An Autumn Burial
Date Posted: 9/23/2010 5:29:00 PM

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3/24/2014A Birdbrain PoemVersehumorous,
3/23/2014Prisoner Of LifeVerselove,
3/18/2014The RiverVersememory,
3/7/2014ImpressionsVersememory,
2/28/2014A MuseVerseinspirational,
2/23/2014IntriguerVersewoman,
2/11/2014A Chilly VisionVersenature,
2/9/2014Fire and IceVerselove,
1/24/2014CloudsVersenature,
1/20/2014HappinessVersehappiness,
1/18/2014SilenceVillanelleimagery,
1/13/2014Winter SoliloquyVersephilosophy,
1/7/2014BeautyVersenature,
1/2/2014Vanished EgosVersecharacter,
11/27/2013Required Horn BlowingVersepollution,
11/17/2013WillowVersenature,
11/5/2013LenoreVersedeath,
11/3/2013TenacityVersenature,
10/22/2013Face of a goddessVersebeauty,
10/18/2013Mother NatureVersenature,
5/28/2013Green BananasSonnetdeath,
5/19/2013OlfactionVerseimagination,nature,
5/12/2013ConchVersechildren,
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4/25/2013FreedomVersefreedom,
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