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Fly-Away Thoughts

Where do errant thoughts Go when they fly away? Are they lost to me forever, Or do they later ricochet? Empty as the air must seem It’s filled with unsaid words, Ideas not yet written, that Swirl and wheel like birds Waiting for a hungry brain That’s searching for some food To urge a mind to action And inspire creative mood. Perhaps the trav’ling thoughts In the ether wilds will meet And, bouncing back to me, Will cause sensation sweet - A thread to weave a stream Of poetic lines and phrases So that I can write again With inspiration that amazes.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2021




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Date: 7/13/2021 6:49:00 PM
Don't let anyone deny and refute the possibilities of your longings and thoughts. I like the imagery! Cheers Barbara...ab
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Barbara Peckham
Date: 7/14/2021 5:08:00 PM
You are so kind. I appreciate your thoughts and y our comment.
Date: 7/13/2021 11:31:00 AM
Enjoyed! Well said!
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Barbara Peckham
Date: 7/13/2021 1:08:00 PM
Thank you. I guess we all have those moments! I'm glad you liked it.