Sunday, February 22, 2009

the poet's perception

It is nice to tell a story in the voice of a poet. It is short and precise. And I want to think that it helps to eliminate too much butter and sugar. I mean all the sweet nothings that we spend our time on. Have you ever had something happen to you or to a friend in a flash and dramatic way, that all you could do was.... Wow! Ah-ah or Ouch! You just expressed exactly how you felt about it as true as you could represent it. Raw and plain. So is life as it happens in the eyes of a poet.....to be continued....