The Subject

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“Poetry should be

great and unobtrusive,

a thing which enters

into one’s soul,

and does not startle it

or amaze it with itself,

but with its subject.”

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~ John Keats

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Elfje:

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startled

senses jostled

shocked into disbelief

language of the ignorant

rap

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Haiku:

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words the bane of man

feelings of love and respect

nature needs no words

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POEM:

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deep and introspective

the poem delivers a message

written with an attitude

why not look for the blessing

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think spring, think rebirth,

bring forth the brilliant colors

tickle the funny bone of mirth

feel the tenderness of mothers

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a happy poem, not so deep

a song of words to entertain

pleasant memories the soul to keep

whatever it takes to make us sane.

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ME and the Boss

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About merb010

Spring Hill, FL, United States Two nice old folks just hanging out, not hurting a bug or anything larger. The years have been kind to us and we now we are enjoying our golden years reading and writing. We are grateful for the God given talents that we now use to help others. View all posts by merb010

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