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A Demoralizing Good-Bye

 To poetry she said good-bye
Now I live with a Broken Heart
Her words could make me laugh or cry
Or tear my inner soul apart

In a devastating Free Verse
To poetry she said good-bye
My inkless quill rides in a hearse
As an uninspired quill must die

Skat's words: an image to the eye
Emotions, feelings, come to life
To poetry she said goodbye
A requiem; bagpipes and fife

Read the words from her loving heart
Believing there's no reason why
An Angel of Poetic Art  
To poetry she said good-bye  


Dedicated to     Skat A     Respectfully submitted...Flipper

Copyright © | Year Posted 2016




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Date: 6/27/2016 5:30:00 PM
Hi there..Please send my regards to dear Chef....How is he? Im glad you re still there taking care of him...Btw..Love your poem..Its sad when one have writers block..Im hardly mused to write lately..soI can relate...Great post..
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Date: 6/16/2016 9:05:00 PM
Phillip, I'm not posting, my motivation died last year. Goodbye is my last poem (for the moment). Flipper, I'm admiring you with smiles. Thank you. I'm not posting, but I'm willing to write with poets. Collaborations." I come and go. Anyways, I'm staying in the shadows. But, today I came to the newest poem list, something I hardly do these days.. I'm so glad I did. I found your poem. Hugs... Skat
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Date: 6/19/2016 11:02:00 PM
Dear Skat, I would be honored to Collaborateon a Poem with you the professional Laureate and me well?? maybe a Protégé of 2 of the greatest Poets of the 21st century I have full access to Chef's Archives You and He have taught me the little I know about wrtting Poetry I have read a couple of collabs and it seems to me You have to know your collaborater Quite well Respectfully Yours...Flipper
Date: 6/16/2016 11:36:00 AM
Sincerely, I can't believe what I read.........A.M.
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