Poetic Pyromaniac

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A peek in to the emotional essence of my poetic process.

Poetic Pyromaniac

 

 

Inviting temperature smolders in minds rhythm of thought,

creative warmth understood to own her for a price, as if bought.

 

“Don’t fight, just breathe, let the feeling meander through your veins,

take you over, seduce you, bind you in unquenchable chains.”

 

Possession so easily attained with such a willing, yielding host,

pen spilling thoughts, darkly inked & deeply engrossed.

 

“Feel the slow burn creep through the thin veil of your mind,

quickly searing your conscience, demanding your time”

 

Nonsensical thoughts take possessed meaning of their own,

flooding the page with deeply impassioned, raw poetic flow.

 

“Let my flames lick the ache in the tender depths of your heart,

set it afire, send it through your fingertips, in to your art”

 

 Baptized by fire , soul naked, vulnerable and exposed,

open mind, open heart, intense emotion untold.

 

"Now let ink run hot as lava bound to overflow,

touching everything in its path with flames, no mercy shown”

 

Mind set ablaze, reason, reality out of reach, far away,

desperate need to make the torturous licks of heat go away.

 

“The burn will only cease when your creation is laid at my feet,

your mind blood sacrifice, heart & soul bled so sweetly in ink.”

 

Flames flick & fly in poetic rhyme from the fingertips of a poetic insomniac,

mercilessly taken hostage by her indwelling poetic pyromaniac.

 

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crhymethinc commented on Poetic Pyromaniac

09-15-2011

A very moving piece of elemental poetry. Keep it up, you are talented.

llabanieh commented on Poetic Pyromaniac

12-20-2010

This was divine. Youve just devised the diagnostic standard for Poets Syndrome in a very beautiful fashion. Thank you!

wamomo

01/14/2011

thank you so much, IIabanieh...I so appreciate the visit and generous compliment!

lonewolf commented on Poetic Pyromaniac

11-22-2010

this was truly written by a poetic genius. the flow and rhyme scheme was brilliantly put together.

wamomo

01/14/2011

You are much too kind, lonewolf...thank you for your generous praise...blessings always.

truth917 commented on Poetic Pyromaniac

11-11-2010

I agree with Ianscott. wow.. You have a way of making it all be seen and it's well appreciated

wamomo

11/19/2010

Thank you so much...much of the inspiration that hits me comes from the rest of you...I appreciate all the talent I have to glean from here on these boards :-)

Teardrops commented on Poetic Pyromaniac

10-31-2010

This my dear friend is well written and brings me into your thoughts with each word thanks for the read Marie

wamomo

11/03/2010

You are so kind, Marie...I love it when I see that you've visited and commented on my work...there is such a spirit of gentleness and encouragement in your words, that just does my heart good. :-)

Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.

Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

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