Not so-bright lightbulb

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I’m not the brightest of them all.

I can still shatter to a

million pieces

when I fall.

 

People can see

right through me;

my hopes, my dreams,

my insecurities.

 

However, there are a few

who know me

 well,

that I’m not just a translucent hue.

 

Nope.

I’m filled with ideas

that will make you think

or give you hope.

 

There will be a time

that I can’t find

the right words

to rhyme.

 

So, give it your best

and so will I!

Word after word, tapping

to the rhythm of your chest.

 

I may not be a lot

to everyone around,

forever a friend, forever a poet,

always,

John.

Unclassified Poetry

John Reyes View All →

"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure." ~Charlie Chaplin

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