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Craftsmanship

A Poem by Dante

Staring at a blank screen,
forgetting why I write.
Everything seems so mean,
and always such a fight.

Quick and easy poems
seems like a waste of space,
while long and lengthy poems
will never win the race.

Lazy rhymes are easy
but lack my favorite punch.
Cuss words are kind of sleezy,
and sometimes used too much.

Making a poem's hard,
when you can't say words you feel.
So with every broken shard,
you bow and take a kneel.

Every window broken
is a poem that I made.
Even when they're spoken,
everything will fade.

© 2016 Dante



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I liked how you defined your poetry.
"Every window broken
is a poem that I made.
Even when they're spoken,
everything will fade."
Released words can seem less painful my friend. Thank you Dante for sharing the excellent poetry.
Coyote

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dante

1 Year Ago

Thank you for reading, Coyote. I appreciate it.
Coyote Poetry

1 Year Ago

You are welcome my friend.
Love this!!!
The fourth stanza is my favorite!
Keep on writing!

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dante

1 Year Ago

Thanks Emily! I really appreciate it a ton :)
This was amazing.I enjoyed reading this.Thanks for sharing :)!

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dante

1 Year Ago

Thank you for reading :) I appreciate it!
Nice poem about poetry Dante. Very true too. Making a poem is hard.. that's why prose poems are so popular. :D Good rhyming and rhythm

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dante

1 Year Ago

Thank you :) I agree totally. It's a shame because I'm so busy now with school it's hard to stay con.. read more

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Added on October 20, 2016
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Dante

Hanover, IN



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