Mark Heathcote

Veteran Poet - 2,908 Points (22/03/66 / Manchester)

What Shall Be?


What shall be my clandestine hour?
Is to write a poem about a flower

The world is but an open flower
A parchment of white paper

What shall be my clandestine hour?
Is to write a poem about a flower

Or watch another flower bear fruit
Give her hand, bite my tongue mute.

Submitted: Monday, July 30, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, July 31, 2012

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