The Why (A Poem for World Poetry Day) — A Virginia Writer’s Diary

I write poetryto leave a pieceof mebehind.I write tolook back andforward,to danceon the edge,to quiet thefrenzyin my head.Or just to sit back,and lookand see.There’s no wrongreason,I think,to write poetry.A slantof words,a twistof the tongue,can changethe world.How fortunateare we,the writers,that such amagiccan be ours?

The Why (A Poem for World Poetry Day) — A Virginia Writer’s Diary

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