I Wish I Could Write You Something (Poem)

I Wish I Could Write You Something

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I'm sitting here, Trying to find the right words, to write.

But, between being too tired, and over-thinking tonight;

The words just aren't flowing, as much as I'd like.

I've tried to find the perfect line just for you; Try as I might.

But none of the words I want to use, just seem right.

All I wanted to do is write the perfect poem

For some reason, I have know idea where this is goin'.

I wish I could write about love taking flight.

Or, about lovers in the passion of the fire light.

Maybe something about the haunting dance of candle-light?

For some reason, the words escape me and the rhythm's just not right.

Maybe I could write about walking on the beach at night?

I'm not sure, how to find, what I'm trying to express.

Or, how to unjumble my thoughts in this poetic mess.

I wish I could write about the moon, love, or passion; I must confess.

Sometimes finding that perfect word is pretty hard, I guess.

I didn't want to give you a blank page of nothing,

I just wish I could write you something.

Something clever that would make you smile, with a sigh.

Or, maybe something that causes a tear from your eye?

Or, maybe I could write something a little naughty, to make you blush?

But, for some reason my mind is all a rush.

I just wanted to find away to profess how I feel about you.

But, I guess this really bad poem is just going to have to do.

I guess, I can try to write something tomorrow night.

Maybe by then I'll be able to get the words just right.

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Copyright 2008, StJames

All Rights Reserved.

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Comments 6 comments

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blondepoet 7 years ago from australia

Whatever you write I love


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St.James 7 years ago from Lurking Around Florida Author

But I wish I could write something clever for you ;)


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blondepoet 7 years ago from australia

I have not read anything from you which is not clever,you are one of the most clever people I know in the whole universe :)


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St.James 7 years ago from Lurking Around Florida Author

Flattery will get you every where


bella 6 years ago

The life is so nice that it smill's like rosa's just like you your so beutiyful just like you but be carful friend's some of the boys or man's that are very dangere's not all boy's are bad but lies to your moms and this goes to all of the gril's good by friend's I have to go from your friend bella


Nancy 5 years ago

That was so nice I liked your poem!!!=)

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