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Happy World Poetry Day 2022

If Only Poets Knew

Reflections on the landscapes they create

Bluish green melancholic skies, upside down thin forests tree trunks and leaves of scattered autumn colors like dabs of paint from paint tubes left on an artistic canvas in reflection.
Photo by Jr Korpa on Unsplash

Poets have lived. Or have watched others lived. Search within themselves to live it again live (or vicariously) on paper. They have a way of holding up a mirror to a situation. To themselves. I imagine them penning in silence but internally conducting a cacophony of words, thoughts, feelings…

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