The Intrepid Poet
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The Intrepid Poet


A Poem

Photo by Ricardo Resende on Unsplash

I shake my mouse
because I have lost him
on the page for about the
hundredth time today.

The screen is too bright
and I should have the lights on
but I don't, so it is the mouse's fault.




Poetry has the ability to awaken the deepest parts of our soul. Demanding we look beyond the surface of living. It comes in quietly and discretely leads us to profoundly deeper understandings of our experiences. If only you are willing to listen.

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Niki Madore

Niki Madore

An avid reader, poet, deep thinker, skier, and occasional skydiver. Always encouraging others to begin their journey to live authentically.

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