POETRY/CREATIVITY/PAIN

Misery Birthing Creativity

More pain, more gain

the image is that of a stuffed toy that has lost most of its stuffing and is left abandoned on the pavement; it is a grey and white teddy bear
Photo by Trym Nilsen on Unsplash

do tell me the secret between
pain and creativity
i have never had a greater flow
until some anguish gutted me

it appeared the more the hurt
the more the words came forth

the snapping of the synapses
signaling pain inside the brain
was the same snap-crackle-pop
that made me write with no restraint.

© I. Trudie Palmer
One Love

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Ilis Trudie Palmer

Ilis Trudie Palmer

I write on what pleases me, most times offering one dose of upfulness in each story. https://esotericgardenskn.com| https://ko-fi.com/ilistrudiepalmerauthorkn

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