Saman

United States

Hello! I'm Sam, a young teen writer. I am a complete bookworm and aspiring wordsmith of all sorts. Criticism is always welcome!

Message to Readers

All feedback is warmly welcome! I am super happy with this piece and hope I can hear your thoughts on it.

A Poem is a Stage

May 4, 2018

Poetry is a complicated creature
of wild words and labelless letters,
a scintillating structure of sound
forever flowing and twirling and winding down a page
up and down and in all directions until
you can't tell up from down anymore and
you are drowned in the wonderful
world of

whispers;
whispers, words, shouts, screams
There is no end to the expression it seems
Lines can flow together as smooth  as a stream
Or they can be Choppy
Set apart and
Bursting
At the Seams-
There is no end to what you can do
Even a single sentence can steal a breath you drew;

Isn't it strange how words can change
The view of a world that seems to hang
By a lonely string that can be twanged
By a sentence or two, and then there's a bang and
 Every
      Thing
           Is
             Different,
Isn't it magnificent,
The power words can have, simple blots of ink on a page,
meaning something unique to every reader, writer, race, and age
They can give you goosebumps,
They can make you scream,

Poems are stages for words to be seen.

 

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2 Comments
  • AbigailSauble

    Lovely job! Smoothly written.


    about 2 years ago
  • Gabriel Goodwin

    Oh yeah this is really good!!! Great job and keep writing pleaseeeeeeeeee :D


    over 2 years ago