SF (June 17 1942 / Troy New York)

A Prayer For Poetry

May the music of my words
Play in me today
In such a way
That true poetry appears
On the page

And may what I write here
Be a blessing when sounded aloud
A simple song whose meaning is
Love of life and light
Against all the dark times and places.

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Comments (3)

Beautiful, heart-felt, just what we need today to push back the darkness and give the light a clear corridor to shine into our lives. You fulfilled your hope to write a TRUE POEM. This is the great William Stafford called A NECESSARY POEM! !
May....true poetry....Be a blessing.... Love of life and light Against all the dark times and places.....//..... Amen! !
Your prayer is answered in this poem. Bravo.+++10