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What Are You Writing For?
by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper
Monday, March 28, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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I write for something to do,
when boredom rides through.
Writing occupies my mind,
makes my dull moments more kind.
Writing is like an antidote,
something similar to the tv remote.


It is important that I write my best,
but I don't make it a contest.
I do enjoy the pleasure,
write things from my hearts treasure.
Might as well kill two birds,
while we're shooting our words.


I'm more of a writer than reader,
still some time I still need her.
Reading also helps fill the gap,
when boredom comes to slap.
Searching for words to say,
helps fulfill my lonely stay.


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Reviewed by L. Figgins 3/30/2005
Amen to all your reasons! Pleased to make your aqaintence, GE...
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 3/28/2005
It's a need for sharing what's in one's soul. It's a good thing I can do that, Grady. Thank you for sharing this offering. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 3/28/2005
very insightful write.
Reviewed by Sue Hess 3/28/2005
yes, writing does all that. i always say i write because i must but i must for all those reasons you mention.
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 3/28/2005
well done
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 3/28/2005
Well expressed Grady!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 3/28/2005
To make all the other writters look better...
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 3/28/2005
i write because i love it and i enjoy it, plus it is therapeutic for me. i also write because God gave me the gift, and i am enjoying every minute of it! i now will have a book to my name (my first; it will be called "with a little help"); i am now an official "author"~! :)

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in tx., karen lynn. :D
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 3/28/2005
All good reasons to write, are there any bad reasons, I doubt it...Ed
Reviewed by Rosemarie Skaine 3/28/2005
I can relate to these reasons for writing even though I also have other reasons as well. Excellent write. R
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 3/28/2005
Writing occupies my mind,
makes my dull moments more kind.

I find that I write for the same reason, Grady - Write On!
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 3/28/2005
Healthy Springtime, Poet!

I enjoyed reading this creation of Yours for its contents of wit-wise art through its lines of poetic beauty.

Never rest Your pen, Poet!


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by john zimmerman 3/28/2005
me?

i write for fame and fortune
actually this very day i am
starting work on my 7th Million ---
[the first 6 didn't work out too well ;{0>]

great answer
good write

john+
Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen 3/28/2005
nicely expressed, GE! reading does help stimulate those creative juices...
Reviewed by Henry Stevens 3/28/2005
A well written question poem. Myself, "The pain I can not stand I sit and write about." Henry
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