Poetry Forum Areas

Introduce Yourself

New to PoetrySoup? Introduce yourself here. Tell us something about yourself.

Looking for a Poem

Can't find a poem you've read before? Looking for a poem for a special person or an occasion? Ask other member for help.

Writing Poetry

Ways to improve your poetry. Post your techniques, tips, and creative ideas how to write better.

High Critique

For poets who want unrestricted constructive criticism. This is NOT a vanity workshop. If you do not want your poem seriously critiqued, do not post here. Constructive criticism only. PLEASE Only Post One Poem a Day!!!

How do I...?

Ask PoetrySoup Members how to do something or find something on PoetrySoup.


You have an ad blocker! We understand, but...

PoetrySoup is a small privately owned website. Our means of support comes from advertising revenue. We want to keep PoetrySoup alive, make it better, and keep it free. Please support us by disabling your ad blocker on PoetrySoup. See how to enable ads while keeping your ad blocker active. Also, did you know you can become a PoetrySoup Lifetime Premium Member and block ads forever...while getting many more great features. Take a look! Thank you!

Writers Block

Carol  Sunshine Brown Avatar Carol  Sunshine Brown - LIFETIME Premium Member Carol  Sunshine Brown - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail Go to Poets Blog Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Writers Block which was written by poet Carol Sunshine Brown. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Carol Sunshine Brown

Best Carol Sunshine Brown Poems

+ Follow Poet

The poem is below.


Writers Block

I can't think of what words to write
I've tried all day and all night
Hey, I have writer's block
No, they say, what a crock
I wrote this, so looks like they're right!
For Debbie Guzzi's Meter Carol Brown Limerick 8th Place Winner Entry into P.D.'s Limerick contest for June 2012 10th Place Winner

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
12
Date: 6/12/2012 1:05:00 PM
Thank you all. Love, Carol
Login to Reply
Date: 6/12/2012 8:57:00 AM
Dear Carol, Enjoyed the humour. Congrats on the win, Thnx for your kind comments. Hope all is well . Regards :) Jag
Login to Reply
Date: 6/11/2012 9:17:00 PM
Congrats, Carol Entertaining. Nice going. Thanks for your recent comments. hugs, Ralph
Login to Reply
Date: 6/11/2012 1:27:00 PM
Carol, a super congrats in my contest... I had lots of giggles reading all my entries,..xox~pd
Login to Reply
Date: 4/23/2012 12:20:00 PM
Hi Carol love limericks and have had writers block but you sum it up well its in there somewhere you just have to drag it out great write and thanks for your recent comments have a great day
Login to Reply
Date: 3/15/2012 3:22:00 PM
this brings me back to my last bout with writers block, it was terrible. all you can do it seems is keep trying.-nice poem Carol
Login to Reply
Date: 2/7/2012 8:26:00 AM
Thank you Debbie and a big thank you also to Andrea Dietrich for the help. Love, Carol
Login to Reply
Date: 2/6/2012 8:11:00 AM
Carol,congrats on your win.Enjoyed the read.
Login to Reply
Date: 2/6/2012 1:35:00 AM
nice win, thank you , Al
Login to Reply
Date: 2/5/2012 6:05:00 PM
Now you have limerick meter down pat I expect get giggles from you! Congrad's Light & Love
Login to Reply
Date: 2/5/2012 3:06:00 PM
Well this one has measured up for a win Carol, congratulations..)
Login to Reply
Date: 2/5/2012 11:37:00 AM
Way to come out of that writers block Carol :) Love to you, Jon
Login to Reply
Date: 2/5/2012 10:46:00 AM
Carol congrats on your win..David
Login to Reply
Date: 2/5/2012 8:40:00 AM
Congratulations on your win Carol
Login to Reply
Date: 2/1/2012 5:10:00 PM
This write of yours dear poet strongly backs my feeling that "writers block" does not exist ! *smiles* Great write ! Have a wonderful week Carol....much love, james
Login to Reply
Date: 1/26/2012 12:36:00 PM
A fantastic write for the Debbie Guzzi's Meter, Carol. Writer's block is a temporary phenomenon. Most writers experience this phenomenon one time or the other. A poet of your caliber has no cause for concern as you are capable of riding over the waves. I am glad you enjoyed reading my Haiku, Pat on My Backl. Thanks for your comments. Out of my latest posts you appear to have read this one only. I would like your comments on others as well so as to improve. -Mohammad
Login to Reply
Date: 1/26/2012 9:19:00 AM
From time to time I get writer's block and do we call it a block. Nothing seems to sound right or seems to come together so you leave it alone for a while. If only some of my early morning thoughts could be written down and by the time I wake up it is almost forgotten and does not sound as good as it did when the mind was active. Great poem . love phyl
Login to Reply
Date: 1/26/2012 6:12:00 AM
Great idea for the meter contest, Carol...Although with your experience I can't see you with a case of writer's block! Nope. Not for a single second...I saw a poem about ole Betsy Ross..I gotta check this one out. Historical stuff is my number one favs. ps..thanks for getting me out of my rigid box and inspiring me to write differently for your contest..It was very fun. Love, GWendolen
Login to Reply
Date: 1/25/2012 5:32:00 PM
Just amusing Carol, Haaaa! Nice Limerick. Agape, Moses
Login to Reply
Date: 1/25/2012 2:50:00 PM
Dear Carol, Many thanks for your kind comment. I know far less about poetry than you do. I have no poetic expertise. And I mean NONE! I just write what pops into my head [line for line]. I enjoyed your poem, Writer's Block. That is something I just don't suffer from. In fact it's the opposite, I just wish my brain would switch off at times. I awoke at 4:00am this morning with the words, "Sweet, sweet breath of heaven". It's uploaded today. Have a wonderful day! Love, Maureen
Login to Reply
Date: 1/25/2012 2:21:00 AM
LoL, love your last line!
Login to Reply
Date: 1/24/2012 7:07:00 PM
lol, a witty and clever read! Thank you for your kind comments Carol. It is always a pleasure to come into your page and ready you.
Login to Reply
Date: 1/24/2012 3:18:00 PM
looks a fine poem to me , well done Carol yes sirre....
Login to Reply
Date: 1/24/2012 2:29:00 PM
I think we all share your pain. LOL!!....Milt
Login to Reply
Date: 1/24/2012 2:07:00 PM
Good one, Carol.........George
Login to Reply
12