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what do you think of this
that
fame can ruin a writer
that somehow
those of us that are scratching
to get down some sort of
important
thing
can get thrown for a loop
by someone actually saying
look hereís some money
for the next two books
seems to me that could mess up
the artistic flow
seems to me that could put
the
wrong kind of pressure on a person
seems to me
living in obscurity isnít as bad as it seems
is it
I mean I like what I write
for the most part
I have the freedom to write what I want
when I want how I want
so
maybe even if it doesnít pad the ole account
at least I am free to
explore my own dimensions
as I see fit
nobody looking over my shoulder
no pressure
just
writing
wow kinda takes the pressure off
this thought this freedom from wanting
a piece the literature pie
and
I donít have to worry about it
because
nobody wants me
itís liberating actually
itís wonderful
I love being free
now
is there a publisher in the house?
just kidding

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Reviewed by Thomas Mutchler
Made sense to me. :-)

Ray
Reviewed by Roger Ochs
I want to whore myself. Just can't reach a good price.
Reviewed by Madame X (Reader)
Written as only you could. : )
Reviewed by jude forese
we must always maintain our poetic dignity...
Reviewed by - - - - - TRASK
11-14-02

Only You Josie Can Insult (Ruin)Yourself!!

TRASK
Reviewed by Marilyn Seray
Great write Josie, and i want in that corner with you and Eileen.
Reviewed by Erin Kelly-Moen
One day, "yes, gimme the book deal", the next, "I am a purist", haha, well written wit, Josie!! If you happen to find that publisher, hog-tie him for the rest of us, would ya?! :D
Reviewed by E T Waldron
since I always feel this way, I welcome you to *couldntcarelesscorner* ;-)lol...great write...
Reviewed by Maria Lupinacci
WOW!! This is liberating!
Excellent one Josie!

This is exactly how I felt Sunday!

Hugs,
Maria

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