Poem a Day: Day 31 ~ And Now For Something Completely Different

I am happy to report I have kept up with my poem a day project. [While I am not up to date here, on the blog, you can catch up on my Instagram page.]

Each day I sit down and get still and let whatever comes to me find it’s way to paper. My daily poems are primarily raw, mostly unedited works.

Today’s poem is decidedly different.

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In fact, even how I will share this poem is different. I plan to share a portion of the poem each day for the next eight days. On the 9th day, I will share the poem in its entirety. This will make sense as you read it. #Ihope

The idea for this poem came to me late last night, as I was trying to fall asleep. Who knows what seeded this, where the idea came from, but come it did. I had to take a note of a couple of ideas, jot them down, lest I wake in the morning and the idea had slipped away in the night. The rest came to be this morning and I have edited it here and there throughout the day.

I feel like I should warn you about this poem. It’s extremely personal. I feel very vulnerable in a way I don’t normally. (I kinda pride myself on being open…) There is also a chance that in its entirety it may shock some of you. #consideryourselfwarned

Day 31.

 

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I welcome your feedback and encourage you to share as you see fit.

Best,

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