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Real. Sound. Poetry. by Glory Sheeley

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  • Fast.
    Form words.
    Be heard.
    Fill the void,
    feel the light.
    Be sure.

    Streams of consciousness
    flows of flowers
    and feels that
    won't hurt so bad
    if the fork never roads.
    No, no, no.
    I mean if the

    What a world, what a world.

    form words
    be heard

    If it has a feeling is it Real?
    If it has a voice is it a Sound?
    If it flows is it Poetry?
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