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Free Verse

Free verse eludes, escapes I cannot rein it in Not free at all, in fact Unarticulated words held prisoner by rigid structures in my mind Too much is none at all, it seems A canvas blank remains just that For lack of numbers, lines, and colors, preselected images do not appear To draw outside the lines where none exist a daunting task, indeed And yet I see a little rise just over there and wonder what’s around the bend and whether I should tease it out a bit or just leave an ellipsis so that you can wonder too immersed but also free

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Date: 9/23/2022 6:11:00 PM
Alas, poor Urich, he wrote it well!!!
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Date: 9/22/2022 1:37:00 PM
Sounds like you got it to me, Jeff. Nuthin's easy or everyone does it. Keep Rolling. Howard.
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