Birthing Poets

life is birthing poets
from uncanny places
carts with broken wheels
birds without a melody
dolls with teased hair
and missing clothes
paper castles set on fire
but with each word
they tighten a bolt
discoverΒ a new song
and comb things out
putting patches to holes
setting mortar to brick
to home and hearth
life is birthing poets

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