Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Words

I wanna try something.

Write me a letter.
Write me a song.
Write me a poem.
Write me anything.
Make it real.
Make it fake. 
Tell me a joke.
Just use your words
(Preferably without profanity or vulgarity.)
Post it in the comments or send me an email: rachellidreyfuss@gmail.com
Whatever you write, I'll write a response to match.
Use your words. Use them wisely.

2 comments:

  1. A poem, that's real :)

    I wrote a story
    Not for fame
    And not for glory
    To light a flame

    I got an email today
    Your story inspired
    It helped to sway
    Those who are tired

    A compliment can travel
    Worlds and worlds away
    Cause hearts to unravel
    Help others to better pray

    So don't be spare
    With a little praise
    Please do share
    It can start a blaze

    Retelling my story did
    Cause others to grow
    Stopped one person's skid
    Gave them a new glow

    Do as I did and speak
    Of your personal growth
    A day that looked bleak
    Flipped to joy, bliss, or both!

    I beg you, don't be shy
    Nothing to lose, I swear
    We all need the odd high
    To improve our prayer

    Thank you in advance
    For what you might teach us
    By giving us a chance
    To improve and be more religious

    Improving religion is great
    But don't let that be a limit
    There's change YOU can create
    ANY words of inspiration, transmit!

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    Replies
    1. Sometimes I wonder
      I sit down to think
      I'm ready to write
      I grab my pen and ink

      Sadly my mind
      Goes blank as the page
      Is this a sign
      Of my coming of age?

      I have what to share
      But nothing is coming
      It feels so sad
      When I feel myself dumbing

      And then I remember
      How someone inspired me
      How their words
      Gave me a shining clarity

      Before long
      The page is full
      It didn't take more
      Than a strong pull

      Inspiration is like
      Striking a match
      And it creates an itch
      That we have to scratch

      It can ripple in the water
      And spread for miles around
      It won't stop circling
      Until its message is abound

      Thank you for reminding me
      That inspiration is treasure
      And we should use it always
      With joy and with pleasure

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