Sunday, April 15, 2012

The Thinker

I am the thinker
some loathe my existence
some merely try to ignore it.

I say things that others
are afraid to dream of.

I am let loose on this world.
the havoc of thought I leave
in my wake lies scattered
in letters, words, and phrases
days in dazes in misplaced spaces.


(C) 2012 James Eric Watkins

3 Comments:

Blogger Rain said...

I feel this way about myself. I just can't pretend that I don't see things.entexcl fulpti

10:52 PM  
Blogger Sir James Eric Watkins said...

I am glad you can relate. This means that I did my job as a poet. Thanks.

1:38 PM  
Blogger alltherastas said...

Wow. Your writing is so powerful! These words pulled me in.

1:01 PM  

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