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Poet vs Self
by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper
Monday, April 28, 2008
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Sometimes our verse can get tangled in our struggle

All my life I've been a poet,
I just didn't know it.
My personal struggle inside,
was taking me for a ride.
I had to call myself aside,
then deep down confide.

I started poeming during the melee,
so my verse went the same way.
I used poetry as a tool,
even started reacting like fool,
quite a few times I lost my cool.
I knew I wasn't right,
but it was on with whatever fight.

I won my struggle down deep,
hope the monster will keep.
I still get taxed,
but I've learn to be more relaxed.
Quite a few things got solved,
as my style of verse evolved.
My battle inside is under control,
so my verse can
shake, rattle and roll.



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Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 4/28/2008
wonderful--so glad you write on!!
Reviewed by Bernice Lakota 4/28/2008
wonderful thing you stuck to it, we should've missed another nice one like this.
Reviewed by Lavendar Jazz 4/28/2008
I am glad the poet won, so I can stop by and see what's really going on. Nice rhyming scheme and that is hard to do. Peace my brothah.
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