A Poet’s Life

A poem inspired by a poem inspired by inspiration about poems

Photo by Ksenia Makagonova on Unsplash

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It may be a type of destiny that the poet
survives as a lamp lit to never be put out,
despite ink spilled from pen,
fueled by the need to write,
tumbling through the gears
and grinds of the chewy chompy
world, only to see, to…