A harvester of feelings, thoughts and dreams,
taking their nourishment from our joy and pain.
Their words have emotion that open our eyes,
with pens made from rainbows, they color our lives.
Using a language known by few,
their pen is perceptive, sometimes cruel.
But never dishonest, usually, too honest.
They can strip our hearts naked, or clothe us in gold.
Where do they come from and where do they go,
these people called poets, who can see through our soles
Comments on this poem/writing:
|Capricorn (22.214.171.124) -- Wednesday, January 15 2003, 11:16 pm|
Nice one martin!...so many truths here......never dishonest,usually too honest......strip our hearts naked, or clothe us in gold....beautiful!!
|mental (126.96.36.199) -- Thursday, January 16 2003, 04:35 am|
yesss, oh yess thank you for that
|Lori Ann Day (188.8.131.52) -- Saturday, February 22 2003, 11:09 am|
We don't have to go far to view ghosts who are living in human's bodies. It is easy to look right through them. Love it!
|Lori Ann Day (184.108.40.206) -- Saturday, February 22 2003, 09:24 pm|
Dear Martin, you asked me for my phone number, but would you settle for my email address? I can be contacted at (.snip: no mail addresses allowed) Write me. I used to talk to a lot of poets in a poet's circle, and made a lot of lasting friendships.
|mommie2bratsus (220.127.116.11) -- Wednesday, July 28 2004, 03:21 am|
language known by few .pen is perceptive and
sometimes cruel .learning slowly but i'm learning to read between the lines
|barb (18.104.22.168) -- Thursday, July 29 2004, 03:32 am|
good writing Martin
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