Wrestling Write

As I sit down, capturing enters my mind
And I wonder what it is I should write or to find.
Is it something I need but that I’m too blind?
Nothing’s in my vision so it must be behind

It might be the moment I sit here and write
If that’s all it is I should feel some delight
That can’t be it; it doesn’t feel quite right
But the shadows grow long; I’ve wasted my light

© 2011 Michael Yost

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14 responses to “Wrestling Write

  1. Writer’s block is never any fun…

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  2. losing muses must be going around, Do as you told me, keep writing!

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  3. Check out
    Prompt #17 for Carry On Tuesday, http://carryontuesdayprompt.blogspot.com/ for a fun, interesting prompt

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  4. I’ve sat many a time until the “light” (literally and figuratively) was gone. You sing the sad song of many a poet and writer here, Michael. Amy
    http://sharplittlepencil.wordpress.com/2011/08/10/i-heard-the-news-today-oh-boy/

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  5. Ah , the elusive muse … trying to dictate … seems like you beat it … ?

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  6. fun experiment w/ rhyme (:

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  7. Made me smile, Michael. But, darn, you showed up and put words to paper. Pat yourself on the back for that!

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