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GROWING POEMS

by David Knape

A poet's inspiration is
where poems are usuallygrown
just a seed is all they need
to start agrowing poem

Inspiration is thefertilefield
whereideas comeabout
those that areroutinely worked
will cause a seed to sprout

Once the poem has sprouted
to make sure weeds don't spring
it needs some cultivation
andloving nurturing

At last whenpoemshave blossomed
their beauty is revealed
poems are grown in poet's minds
howbountiful the yield.


© d.knape

March 26, 2014
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