Only Bounds: Poem
After doing a year of almost exclusively writing free and blank verse poetry, I'm wanting to rediscover my original poetic joys of using rhyme and consistent rhythm. Here's a piece I wrote that I don't want to submit for mass publication, so I'm posting it here on my hub. It's probably sappy, though that's not my intention. It's many just that I like these particular words and how they sound together.
I hope you enjoy it!
In new love
I've never found
the eyes to countenance
nor skin to matte
nor sobs to sound
nor plodding steps--
Thanks for Reading.
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