Writing

by mkvecchitto

writing

The voice within

demands to be heard

Whispering insistent phrases

Singing urgent songs

Citing fragments of stories

It’s a challenge

I dare not

ignore

 

Those times

the muse is kind

the whispering sweetens the day

the song is sung in key

the stories provide comfort

It’s an assignment

I eagerly

accept

 

Those times

the inspiration goes silent

the whispering mocks

the song sounds sour

the stories confine

It’s a place

I always

dread

 

Each time

the process captivates me

whispering my words

singing my song

telling my story

It’s the reason

I always

write

 

 

photo:http://i281.photobucket.com/albums/kk236/heather_george_2008/props%20for%20blogs/writing.jpg

5 Comments to “Writing”

  1. Ah, yes . . . I write therefore I am . . . Blessings . . .

  2. I love this! Great work!

  3. I wrote a poem years ago with that very same first line. It was when I asked myself why I write poetry.

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