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So Called Poetry
by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper

Thursday, May 03, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
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I'm a low profile person. My common sense tells me I could care less about a lot of attention, but yet I drive a red truck with racing strips. I wrote a book on a high profile subject. And for the last 6 years I've been writing poetry for the public eyes too see. I'm infecting my own comfort zone and my lifes full of contradiction. I'm figuring and calculating the math on this. I think I'm buried too deep.


Poets might as well open
the pandora box,
unlock the chicken coup
and let in the fox.
They might as well
clean the floor,
because there'll be
spilled beans galore.


Clean floors or not,
most won't put the beans
back in the pot.
Off the floor I will not eat,
until I sat at my poetic seat.
Some of my verse
makes me choke,
many times I wish
I had not spoke.


Quite a few times
I've hit delete,
it was that or
suffer from the heat.
At this moment I wish
I could stop during verse,
rid myself of this
poetic curse.


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Reviewed by J M 5/5/2007
This is so good one Poet...............I always enjoy reading your work "ONE"

Blessings & Love,
josie
Reviewed by Joyce Bowling 5/5/2007
Ah, the poetic curse...we all know about that dear One...enjoy the curse my friend as we enjoy the results...great writing and entertainment as well as profound topics and work as well!
Blessings,
Joyce Bowling
Reviewed by HB Clayton 5/4/2007
Poetic curse or labor of love, however you see it. The poet not only eats from the floor he lives there as well. Listening, watching, obeserving all as he charges himself with the protection of humanity and preservation of the arts. Relish your curse friend, because where your chair sits may be where important knowledge and information breaks. Loved how you described the poet's burden. HB
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 5/4/2007
Keep on writing Grady!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader) 5/4/2007
Keep smiling sweet sweet man,your wonderful...Hugssssssssss
Love,
Chanti Lace
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 5/3/2007
Write on anyway One...
Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg 5/3/2007
i believe you would regret it if your curse/muse grew silent...
Reviewed by Lucas Wottrich 5/3/2007
The curse of the artists big mouth! As a poet there sould be nothing you can't say, the more controversial the better, keep your finger off that delete button. I love spilt beans even if the floor is dirty.
Reviewed by Lew Duffey 5/3/2007
What curse?
Your poem digs deep into the human soul. That is a good thing. Keep digging. You may find gold.
God Bless,
Lew
Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G 5/3/2007
DON'T EVER!!!!!!!!!!!ONE! :)
I love your style~!
WArmly, WArrior Lady Sheeeoox
Chin Up,
Off the floor
Give us more
to chase the snores...
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 5/3/2007
i enjoyed this as well-i am often grateful for that delete button myself
Reviewed by Larry Lounsbury 5/3/2007
Really enjoyed this write.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 5/3/2007
One,

I'm inclined to agree with Karla: you are a durn good one! Enjoyed this; thanks for the sharing! Very well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 5/3/2007
One,

Once a poet, always a poet. And yer a durn good one. :) Enjoyed this write; well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
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