A Poem Is Not A Reflection

A poem is not a reflection

Of the poet or his thinking

The poet, while, is a shadow

Of the poem that he’s drinking

He is merely a medium

Between the poem and the page

To flung the doors wide open

Of the concealed cage

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13 thoughts on “A Poem Is Not A Reflection

  1. Wwwwooooowwwww…. Love this one!!!

    Sorry to bring a twist it religion or spirituality, for me a poet or an artist is like a prophet. The message come through them, but it is a message from higher sources of love and compassion, translated into words or expression through the poet or artist.

    πŸ’™πŸ’›β€οΈπŸ’œπŸ§‘

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