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Why I MUST Write

This is the why and the how...of when and what I Write...it is often (more often than not) the result of restlessness or Pain

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Coming through

some hurtful bit of unexpected,uninvited pain,

only that allows me to ever write again


knowing the eventual

expectedness of joy

just as essentially silence

it seems to grow from noise,

and the shaking of the common ground

lends to the element of poise;

emotions caught on paper

so loyal to stay put,

do more to exhaust the tension

than counsel ever could


Like Winter dies for Summer;

thus, is inspiration born-

just like burgeoning seasons,

my hollowed out existence

allow the words be formed...

praying that my raving

May bring the remembrance

of my name;

Not to hope the elusiveness of fortune

or the costliness of fame

But instead hoping that somehow,

at some point,

I just MAY

be heard...

THAT is the power

(I think)

of the weaving of these words


What inspires you?

© 2020 Laurinzoscott

Comments

Laurinzoscott (author) from Kanab, Utah on March 28, 2020:

Thank ypu so much Robert Sacchi..I appreciate that very much

Robert Sacchi on March 28, 2020:

That seems to say it all about writing and writers. Welcome to HubPages.

Laurinzoscott (author) from Kanab, Utah on March 26, 2020:

Thank you Liz forbyour comment and read

Liz Westwood from UK on March 26, 2020:

Thanks for sharing the inspiration and reason for your writing.

Laurinzoscott (author) from Kanab, Utah on March 23, 2020:

Thank You Bill couldnt have said it better...just life...;) u r awesome Sir

Bill Holland from Olympia, WA on March 23, 2020:

Welcome back and I love this! What inspires me to write? Life itself! I'm just so damned grateful to be alive. A voice inside of me needs to be heard, my friend.

Blessings to you! Stay safe!

Laurinzoscott (author) from Kanab, Utah on March 23, 2020:

Yes, it is my coping mechanism manatita44...my way of grieving healthily...because if something is destroyed I must create something to fill that empty space...thank you too Mitara N...for both reading and commenting...you all are increfible writers...so your worfs are vety encouraging...and Audrey is a masterful wordssmith !!!#!!

manatita44 from london on March 23, 2020:

So you write because you have come through pain. Good to start as you also say that the summers comes again. Hope springs eternal.

I personally write to serve, to illumine, to awaken, to reach the Heart ... to let my words descend into the abyss to elevate others. Peace.

Mitara N from South Africa on March 23, 2020:

A beautiful piece, the legacy of someone that should live on, never forgotten, no matter the season. Your write has filled your piece with so much of feeling and inspiration.

Thank you for sharing, and look forward to many more that you share

Laurinzoscott (author) from Kanab, Utah on March 22, 2020:

Thankbyou Audrey coming from you that means a lot...8 love your writing..m

Audrey Hunt from Idyllwild Ca. on March 22, 2020:

So beautifully written! I love the line "Like winter dies for summer..."

You have a gift.