Your Poem

I am your poem,
your intonation and emphasis,
the comma, your pause,
your exclamation

I am your poem,
your meter and rhyme,
the period, your end,
your alliteration

I am your poem
your metaphor and simile,
the hyphen, your joint,
your connotation

I am your words,
melodic and lyrical,
the ones you don’t speak,
your personification

I am your poem

-image found on Tumblr, source unknown; shared as part of dVerse Poet Pub’s Open Link Night #191 in 2017 and revised/edited for this Valentine’s Day

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44 thoughts on “Your Poem

  1. Great poem.

    All the grammar and structure we try to delicately think over when writing. Every smile and every metaphor. We mesh together with every nuance and every hyphen.

    You are very talented Angela. Love how you write.

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