Marvin Brato Sr

Rookie - 5 Points (March 2,1960 / Davao City, Philippines)

'Good Poetry'


A sentimental inscription
expressed with thoughts
about a topic of substance
in artistic rhyme and form
excites even in free-verse

Poetry has originality
of content and style
intuition dictates
its composition
presentation

Whether or not
the author is well-known
it's the expression that matters
over the personality who composes
for an honest expression is good poetry

Submitted: Sunday, July 28, 2013
Edited: Sunday, July 28, 2013
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  • Gold Star - 12,662 Points Valsa George (8/14/2013 6:52:00 AM)

    Yes, in good poetry it is the expression that matters far above the person who composes! ! Your definition of poetry is quite convincing! ! (Report) Reply

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