October 24, 2017
By tortiz BRONZE, Providence, Rhode Island
tortiz BRONZE, Providence, Rhode Island
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I always seem to wonder, perhaps

My life is for souls to touch this

Magnet that is


Heart. The task

To learn in

Life, is learning the life

Itself. It is to

Take all the lessons and filter

Everything in it. Only take the things

That matter the most. Something that

You cannot touch

But feel like a 

Warmth touching your soul.

When you learn and 

You feel, you tend to

Take everything and hold

Onto it like they're the 

Last strains

On a rope till

It snaps like a

Pencil. Or a pen

Is all that can

Shape and mold

Life into a feeling


A form.

The author's comments:

This poem was inspired by Terrance Hayes' Golden Shovel poem. I used each word from Preface To The Poetry Of W.A Grace by Bill Grace and made it the last word in each sentence if my poem Wonder

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