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Speechless in Poetry

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0 posted 09-28-1999 07:51 AM       View Profile for Toerag   Email Toerag   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to Submit your Poem to Passions  View IP for Toerag

Have you ever heard about,
All these poets with writers block?
All the symptoms seem to fit,
Lately I think that I have it!

I never thought I'd be the one,
Where poetry words just wouldn't come,
I start a poem but that is it,
Lose my thoughts and don't write shit.

I've written down on bits of paper,
Scraps of verse to finish later,
Then later comes and I never,
Even get those scraps together.

I guess I could put the words in line,
Got no meter, got no rhyme,
Nothin' much, and little worth
Just call them all "Toerag's Free Verse"

So to all of you, I must confess,
I'm becoming quite word-less
I guess I better think on this,
What the hell will I write next?
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1 posted 09-28-1999 08:19 AM       View Profile for RainbowGirl   Email RainbowGirl   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit RainbowGirl's Home Page   View IP for RainbowGirl

Simple Darling....

Just write about me!!!...oooop....yeah, I know, only one word comes to mind..


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2 posted 09-28-1999 09:12 AM       View Profile for suthern   Email suthern   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for suthern

Toerag: Well... I could always ship you all my little scraps of paper... and when you finished laughing at my efforts (or lack thereof *G*), your notes would be quite inspiring? LOL.

Seriously, dear friend... if you write this well WITH writer's block, you're not gonna gather a whole lot of sympathy for your woes! LOL. Great poem!
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3 posted 09-28-1999 09:41 AM       View Profile for Michael   Email Michael   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Michael

You are the one person in the world who could make me laugh at writer's block. Thanks, really needed a laugh today, anyway.

Michael Anderson

Loneliness isn't in being alone;
Loneliness is alone in being.

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4 posted 09-28-1999 09:51 AM       View Profile for JTF   Email JTF   Edit/Delete Message     View IP for JTF

Now, Toe why don't I believe a single word of that ? ... you speechless ? ... Ah, come on !! ... that would be like Suthern telling that it's cold and dry in her bayou ... LOL
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5 posted 09-28-1999 10:56 AM       View Profile for Sally S.   Email Sally S.   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Sally S.

You sir, will never run out of things to say.
(Did I just say sir??)
If you do get writer's block, just think of something nice to say to Balladeer....that outta do it.
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6 posted 09-28-1999 11:10 AM       View Profile for Iloveit   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Iloveit

well, gonna have to ditto suthern on this one, lol, even with writers block you still write better poems than me....*blink blink* of course that's not saying much huh? if I want to encourage him maybe I better come up with something better than me *g* as incentive....*very innocently sweet smile*
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7 posted 09-28-1999 11:19 AM       View Profile for WhtDove   Email WhtDove   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit WhtDove's Home Page   View IP for WhtDove

I'm with ya on that today Toe!
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