louis rams

(09/13/1943 / new york city)

What A Poet Is To Me Personally


(4/13/13)

A poet is a novelist, a vacationer who can take you
Into a realm of fantasy or reality.
One who will have you travel thru their minds
Their feelings, their emotions, one which can
Make you envision or feel the aches, pains, sorrows, joys
And of everything that life has to offer.
To be able to see the beauties and the ugliness that it may bring
The poet tries to put themselves on both sides of the fence
And describe it the best that they can.
There is no particular style for poetry!
Every poet chooses what they feel comfortable with.
The key is the way that they touch the readers.
Can the reader envision in their minds what is happening
And do they feel what is being said.
e.g. – OH BUT TO DREAM A BEAUTIFUL DREAM
Is it perceived as a statement or a question?
No matter what style we may use, it is how we use it
And how people relate to it.
This is “WHAT A POET IS TO ME PERSONALLY”

Submitted: Saturday, April 13, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 04, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (What A Poet Is To Me Personally by louis rams )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Thunderstorm By Jet, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  2. Grace Diane, Kim Barney
  3. Just for a day, Ahmed Tawfik
  4. Aroma Of Life, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Sunshine And Showers, David Harris
  6. Love and Fear (Tanka), Mihaela Pirjol
  7. Heart Shadow, Dazairie Ronay
  8. What, hannah wilbert
  9. Pushed, Celeste Bracey
  10. Web, Marshall Gass

Poem of the Day

poet William Butler Yeats

WINE comes in at the mouth
And love comes in at the eye;
That's all we shall know for truth
Before we grow old and die.
I lift the glass to my mouth,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Anna Akhmatova

 

Member Poem

poet Sumita Datta

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  3. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  4. If, Rudyard Kipling
  5. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  8. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]