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I wish I was a poet

I wish I was a poet a surgeon of verse many would know it how do they express the sublime with graceful words that don't even rhyme it's amazing how they do it I marvel at the beauty of a poem's spirit maybe I could even write a poem should it be jagged or should I flow it I don't know I'm trying to think I'm getting closer I'm on the brink here it goes, it may be lame but I write this poem just the same the words aren't graceful, yes I know it I'm still wishing I was a poet

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Date: 7/25/2017 1:58:00 PM
Joseph , you are a great poet. I love your reading your poetry :) Never let that pen stop flowing!
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Date: 7/19/2014 9:57:00 PM
Coming way back here to one of your first poems to let you know that you ARE a poet who has indeed proved yourself here. I was noticing some favorite poets of mine that are not even on my favorite poet list yet for some reason. I have been neglectful and I am rectifying that right now! Luv, Andrea
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Date: 7/14/2013 12:20:00 AM
Congratulations with your Featured Poem of the week. take care and good night :-) Hugs ~XOX~ LINDA
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Date: 7/9/2013 8:55:00 PM
A very clever take on the struggles of poetry making... it evokes emotion and that is what a fine poet does... :)
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Date: 7/8/2013 3:04:00 PM
Well Joseph, great stuff, really enjoyable read & yea don't worry you are a POET!! have blessed day, Gordon
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Date: 7/7/2013 10:12:00 PM
It takes lotsah practice. I'm speaking from experience, man.
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Date: 7/7/2013 10:11:00 PM
You are a talented poet. Hey, I'm David. I'm adding you as my fav poet, kay? :) -J>W>E> rating a 7 for awesome poem =-)
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Date: 3/27/2013 5:03:00 PM
well Joseph i love your poetry, and i enjoy what i read, and i thank you for that,,oh by the way,, your a poet no doubt about that...
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Date: 11/25/2012 12:17:00 AM
Joseph, was this one of your first poems? I used to write this way, saying how I wished to be a true poet. Hopefully I can say I am now. and I know you can certainly say the same about yourself! Just keep writing more and more and more. All the practice sure does pay off, don't you think?
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Date: 10/6/2012 5:14:00 PM
Am smilin! Joe! Jimbo
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Date: 3/27/2012 4:07:00 PM
Expressing thoughts within a verse. A poet never will reherse. They just keep writing till it comes out write. Sometimes it comes quickly, sometimes it takes all night.
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Date: 3/26/2012 8:42:00 PM
LOL, i think you got your wish came true long before the words came out. i enjoy this poem alot, dear poet ;)
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