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I never used to call myself a poet...

to be a poet

I

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I am

I am not

I am not a poet

I am not a poet,

I am not a poet, I

I am not a poet, I am

I am not a poet, I am a

I am not a poet, I am a warrior

I am not a poet, I am a warrior with a pen

I am not a poet, I am a warrior with a pen.

and

and with each blaze of ink

and with each blaze of ink,

and with each blaze of ink, I'll strike you down

and with each blaze of ink, I'll strike you down again

and with each blaze of ink, I'll strike you down again and again.

I am not a poet

I am not a poet,

I am

I am a racer

on the keys I am a racer

on the keys, I am a racer

stringing on the keys, I am a racer

out stringing on the keys, I am a racer

out stringing sentences on the keys, I am a racer

out stringing sentences UNTIL on the keys, I am a racer

out stringing sentences UNTIL my fingers bleed I am a racer

Until my fingers bleed

Until my fingers bleed.

I

I am not a poet,

I am not a poet

I am not a poet but

I am not a poet but I am the last

I am not a poet but I am the last ray of sun

I am not a poet but I am the last ray of sun striking

I am not a poet but I am the last ray of sun striking the soil

striking the soil,

striking the soil, giving light

striking the soil, giving light to someone.

striking the soil, giving light to someone

To be a poet

To be a poet (or not to be)

To be a poet

To be a poet is not

To be a poet is not to write words

To be a poet is not to write words,

To be a poet is not to write words, rather

To be a poet is not to write words, rather,

a poet is someone

who makes a poet is someone

their thoughts who makes a poet is someone

heard their thoughts who makes a poet is someone

heard.

The title of

The title of "poet"

The title of "poet" can't be

The title of "poet" can't be bribed

The title of "poet" can't be bribed or

The title of "poet" can't be bribed or bought

The title of "poet" can't be bribed or bought.

The title of "poet" can't be bribed or bought. It's

The title of "poet" can't be bribed or bought. It's given

The title of "poet" can't be bribed or bought. It's given when deserved.

when deserved.

So I guess one question remains,

So I guess one question remains, did we ever deserve it?

So I guess one question remains, did we ever deserve it? -@elleseng

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