Wax Poetic



I feel the emptiness hit
When I wax poetic
Musing about how to
Convey a phrase a different way.
I wait until the emotions
Grab hold of my soul
And savagely hunt down
The meaning of my prose,
Those words scorching in hellfire
From which my madness ascends.
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Submitted on September 08, 2015

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Scheme ABCDEFGHIJ
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 246
Words 48
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 10

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