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Not poetry

03 May

 

I have reluctantly realized

thinking of you

and writing your name

in midnight blue ink

on parchment paper

over and over

and over and over

while I whisper

each syllable

does not count

as poetry

though it feels like it

to me.

.

.

© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Not new, and still not poetry

Art by Gianni Strino

 

 
6 Comments

Posted by on May 3, 2019 in Poetry, Still Life

 

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6 responses to “Not poetry

  1. thereluctantpoet

    May 5, 2019 at 12:24 am

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

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  2. libbyhyett

    May 5, 2019 at 7:54 am

    It’s poetry to me

    On Sat, 4 May 2019, 1:55 AM A Faded Romantic’s Notebook Romantic Dominant posted: ” I have reluctantly realized thinking of you > and writing your name in midnight blue ink on parchment paper over and over > and over and over while I whisper each syllable does not count as poetry > though it feels” >

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  3. patti o'malley (@OzoneparkPatti)

    May 7, 2019 at 5:46 am

    It is poetry..it awakens me

    Liked by 1 person

     

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