Treasure Island

Dee Corpolongo

(09/ 27/64 / New York)

A Short Thought on Writing


How I write says who I am
or maybe who I want to be
from feelings said intentionally
to the ones deep inside of me

If you look beyond the laughter
or words said without much thought
you may see what I am after
or lessons that have been taught

How I write is with much conviction
and believing that it can come true
I say it without any restriction
for it is my true point of view.

Submitted: Friday, September 14, 2012
Edited: Saturday, September 15, 2012

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

Someone asked me to write...a 'Who am I? ' poem, and this is it.
Short, sweet, and to the point!

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  • * Sunprincess * (12/27/2013 2:42:00 PM)

    .....this is so true...you have penned it perfectly...

    ~How I write says who I am
    or maybe who I want to be~ (Report) Reply

  • Patricia Grantham (11/25/2013 2:47:00 PM)

    This is so very true. Write how you feel and not be like
    any other. Each of us are unique and that makes for a
    beautiful world. Very inspiring with good rhyme and rhythm (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (9/4/2013 11:16:00 PM)

    When words come from the heart, our writings reflect our true self! Just as a tree is known by its fruits, we are judged by our writings! Great thought! ! (Report) Reply

  • Lyn Paul (7/23/2013 7:17:00 AM)

    An incredible thought, these strange thoughts run through my head also. Pure honesty. I Love It. thanks Dee. (Report) Reply

  • Stevie Taite (1/8/2013 1:13:00 PM)

    Very true for some of my poems, but sometimes it's just for the crack! Well written piece! X (Report) Reply

  • * Sunprincess * (12/27/2012 7:45:00 PM)

    I also feel what we write says alot about us and even how
    we write..this one may be short..but it says alot..fabulous (Report) Reply

  • Smoky Hoss (11/13/2012 4:41:00 PM)

    I really like the thought and philosophy here, very well said! This is the way everyone should write. (Report) Reply

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