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Except For Exposure
by Erin E Kelly-Moen

Tuesday, August 26, 2003
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I understand
poets aren’t compensated

Except for exposure.

that is exactly what
we offer.
We expose our spirits,
our hearts and minds,
our thoughts on life.
We expose our husbands
and kids, or the horrors
of our lives. We expose
world events and history,
injustice and happiness,
myths and facts.
We bleed exposure
like other people
bleed blood.
We are the true

Anyone can expose a body,
few can expose
their souls.

Erin Elizabeth Kelly-Moen
© Copyright 8/26/02

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Reviewed by Phyllis Jean Green 8/27/2003
Perfect thought perfectly wrought. Truer words were never said! 'Pea'
Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya 8/27/2003
Fantastic write from a very fine poet!!!
Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg 8/26/2003
isn't that the truth
Reviewed by Jaclynn Huntington 8/26/2003
What a marvelous write, dear lady. I love this!

Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 8/26/2003
This poem, "Except For Exposure" is delivering its message with the rhythm of a voice of the prophet in cadence of love with the aroma of knowledge.

Esteemed Poet Erin E. Moen, I thank You for making me proud of HUMANKIND.

Your poem "Except For Exposure" speaks for itself. I have enjoyed reading it.

Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Ashraf Goreja (Reader) 8/26/2003
A good picture of poets. Excellent.
Reviewed by Carolyn Red Bear (The Bear Paw) 8/26/2003
Erin, written with a higher wisdom...only a poet would know... excellent...
In Spirit,
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 8/26/2003
So ver, very true Erin!!

Love this one!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight*® 8/26/2003
I love this Erin! So very true.

Reviewed by jude forese 8/26/2003
you've expressed excellent points quite eloquently...
Reviewed by E T Waldron 8/26/2003
Strong emotions expressed beautifully! I agree!
Reviewed by Christine Morell 8/26/2003
Excellent writing laced with wisdom. ~Chrissie
Reviewed by ***** ********* (Reader) 8/26/2003
Nice thought process! Well thought out and very true -- poets ARE undervalued and yet oh-so-needed to help catalyze thought and spark imagination and conversation... I think this passage is fantastic:
"we bleed exposure
like other people
bleed blood.
We are the true
GREAT work, Erin!
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 8/26/2003
A very thoughtful write, Erin. I agree.

Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by Paul Berube 8/26/2003
Erin, excellent thoughts and very well written. Sharing it all, in a way, is our compensation.
Reviewed by Leland Waldrip 8/26/2003
Excellent points, Erin, and an excellent way of expressing them. Great write.
Best regards,
Reviewed by *********** ********** (Reader) 8/26/2003
Double Wow!! So very true Erin.....we do show our souls..Poetry is truly a beautiful craft..Loved this're a very wise woman indeed....ty, Dani
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 8/26/2003
Wow! I have to agree fully with Tony. Great write and sharing of thoughts.
Reviewed by Tony Nerone 8/26/2003
Expertly written.

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