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I'm A Writer Of Make Believe

by Kelli Sheckler-Amsden 21 days ago in performance poetry
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What Can I Write For You?

I'm A Writer Of Make Believe
Photo by Johnny Briggs on Unsplash

I write for the release - the flow gives to me,

now I want to stir something in you.

Vast emotions created, as you delve in to see,

are the words visually moving you too?


I come back time after time - to see if you've seen,

the words blended together; I've offered.

Hoping you've found them, and they've served to please,

bringing peace, hope, desire and laughter.


Can I get you to comment, have I moved you to move,

have my words weaved a thread through your veins?

Moving under your skin, getting you into the groove,

until you cling, chained to the words I might say.


If you see my name, and your urge is to click,

to reveal the message I've chosen for you,

Then we are bound by the words, imprinted in ink,

and the writer's connection is true.

performance poetry

About the author

Kelli Sheckler-Amsden

Telling stories my heart needs to tell <3 life is a journey, not a competition

If you like what you read, feel free to leave a tip, I would love some feedback

Find me on twitter @kelli7958958

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  • Shailesh Shakya8 days ago

    Clean and to the point. Thanks for sharing!

  • LaJenna13 days ago

    You have great creative talent.

  • So lovely 🌹 really moved me

  • Nice 👍🔥❤️

  • Donna Harris18 days ago

    Great job, congratulations.

  • antoniowestley19 days ago

    Really reminded me of my creative writing journey. You have captured those feelings so well in this piece. Bravo

  • Karen Brazee20 days ago

    The gentle flow of the words. Join together and have a ripple effect Effectively emoting several senses. Only you can name them as a writer yourself.

  • marie ehlenbach20 days ago

    Well thought of!

  • Em Starrrrr20 days ago

    Congratulations on a well deserved top story. Love the tone and flow of this. Hearted and subscribed.

  • Well done Kelli and much deserved.

  • Call Me Les20 days ago

    Congratulations on the top story! Lovely poem. Really captures the essence of why we write.

  • Anthony Jennings21 days ago

    That is excellent. Thank you for writing for me!

  • Brenton F21 days ago

    clicked, bound, imprinted, connected YES! What a brilliant piece!!!

  • Yes! Very good! Motivating! Gazoogabloga!

  • Scott Wade21 days ago

    Awesome. Congrats on Top Story ! 🥰

  • Great words and a well deserved Top Story

  • Heather Hubler21 days ago

    Congratulations on Top Story!! This was beautiful, and I'm in love with those last two lines. So well done :)

  • Judey Kalchik21 days ago

    Yes! You HAVE created a connection!

  • Babs Iverson21 days ago

    Magnificent and congrats!!!

  • Rick Henry21 days ago

    Nice job! Congratulations on the Top Story.

  • Cathy holmes21 days ago

    Great piece. Congrats on the Top Story

  • Keila Aartila21 days ago

    I love it! This so fluid, awesome and inspiring! Excellent work, and congrats! 😄

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