When I write

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When I write, I’m free—

Free to be and do anything.

 

I can lie or tell the truth

adding a dash of charisma too.

Line by line,

I debate the scheme to rhyme.

Still,

I’m free.

 

I abuse the structure of free verse

and consider it a curse.

Using adverbs copiously,

elegantly, and unnervingly.

Still,

I’m free.

 

I admire my contemporaries

who write about opposite journeys.

Keen eyes and grammatical structures,

sharpen my habit of conjectures.

Still,

I’m free.

 

All I want is to be free—

Free to write what I see.

 

Art

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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