Original Poetry: The Flow of Words

Words flow like raindrops

on a summer day,

Though sometimes they fly

Far far away,

like unexpected scenes

across the movie screen

of my mind.

 

Drifting like a waterfall

my characters they tell me all

The things I need to know

for stories that I so

long to tell.

 

It’s my job to capture

The words I hold so dear

before they disappear

to leave me far behind.

 

If I don’t take my pen

and write these nuggets down

slipping through my hands

they flutter to the ground

like pennies being tossed

in a wishing well.

 

While at other times,

They float upon the air

inspire and make me dare

To write poetry.

 

How do they come to you,

in your creative zone

racing like the wind

Or trickling one by one

As you sit all alone

In your writing space?

 

Rippling soft and sweet

Like leaves from a tree

they make my day complete

heedless of the place

where They find me.

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About ann Harrison-Barnes Author

I am a Christian author and a professional content writer who is totally blind. I also love to write about inspirational topics, such as spirituality, music, and anything else that my little heart desires. This includes character interviews, book reviews, and even a story or two. I write professional blog posts, landing pages and other materials for the word matters blog at www.ernestdempsey.com, and a company called rushcube. If anyone wants to find out more about my writing, or if you need a freelance content writer, please email me at annwrites@annwritesinspiration.com
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