an opinion for consideration

composing poetry is like going on a journey, agreed?

a meditative privileged pilgrimage

albeit a not so easy voyaging experience of the mind

sometimes to the point of breaking or beyond

depending on the poet's skills and courage or the lack of

 

but no pilgrimage whether to

Trial City, Errorsville

or our most desired of all destinations

the lands of perfected imagination

is still nothing less than a necessary expedition

a good poet needs to take

 

in order to try and literarily promote the variable worthinesses  

of all of life's aspects.

To me, this makes our roles in its purpose feel blessed

 

and this is why dear boys and girls

we love and long to go on these very pilgrimages

and why poetry needs to go on and on being written.

 

Are we agreed?

I think so!

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Rose Casserley

Wed 24th Jan 2018 19:27

appreciated muchly folks.






Rose 💋

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Jemima Jones

Tue 23rd Jan 2018 13:47

just to let you know Rose that having read this at 01hrs this morning I was inspired to write a little ditty on the subject which kept me up two bloody hours longer than I intended to be. YOU!!! haha. Very relatable piece. Thank YOU! Jemima.

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LEON STOLGARD

Tue 23rd Jan 2018 11:44

and so say all of us..don't we? beaut!

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Douglas MacGowan

Tue 23rd Jan 2018 06:56

Definitely something most of us can relate to!

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