Friday, September 2, 2011

The Want Of Write

The Want of Write

If only I had sparsely enough time
To study mere words
and then to write-
To understand some articulation,
to let a thought flow forth right-
I believe it quite probable 
that I should soar in ever-flight.
Instead, here am I,
trapped in the dead of night.

©2002 Nancy Roberts

Joining 504 Main and 2805


  1. I really LOVE the purple pen and inkwell. And the verse is perfection. Whatever I say will likely sound too gushy, but this is very nice.

  2. Nancy, thank you for sharing more of your poetry. You are amazing!
    Happy Weekend!

  3. Your poety is love Nancy! You are so multi-talented. The thought is certainly ture for me as I usually am in a quandry as to what to write...and it isn't poetry!

    I'm stopping back by to say Thank you for linking to Potpourri Friday and helping to make it a success! I appreciate you and hope you will link up again next week! I'll be looking forward to seeing you!

  4. Nancy, I so enjoyed reading your poem.
    What a sweet post.


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