Writer's Block (Poem)

Writer's Block (Poem)

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Jem By DroppedJem Updated Jan 08, 2014

I hope you guys like it! It's one of my favorites I've written :)

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"Writer's Block" by Manaal Ali


Vacant paper and a pointed pencil tip.

 Fresh new eraser, another coffee sip.

 Frustration. Anger. Defeat then delete.

 An eminent cycle on a constant repeat.

Another lit cigarette and another heavy sigh,

A tired fighter with one last battle cry.

A blank mind to match dried eyes.

A preceding stomach with a receding hairline.

Stressed writer, nail biter, 


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