Fancied meself a poet


struck a cadence and pretense

to any fool listener


the pundits did protest

ignorant I never listened

accepted popular consensus


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If I wrote for likes I wrote

If I wrote for likes I wrote cheap, and crap. When i wrote for my soul to reach yours, I found joy and sincerity connecting with that one soul who needed to hear what I felt I should say.


- I think I'll post this, it quite poetic x 

Don't let any one shake your dream stars from your eyes, lest your soul Come away with them! -SS    

"Well, it's life SIMS, but not as we know it" - ยก$&am

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We all feel good when we get

We all feel good when we get the likes--and sometimes I feel frustrated when my writing gets ignored.  But ultimately, we should all be writing for ourselves and our own souls.  thanks for dropping by and commenting.