Want vs Need [poem]

Avatar Author: quipsofthequill I am just a student, wishing for my big break. I am a tiny dancer. What else do you have to know? I am an actor. "I love acting. It is so much more real than life." I am a singer. "But I have a talent, a wonderful t... Read Bio

I want to write.

I need to write.

It’s a desire that goes down
deep into my core,
a desire that cannot be topped
by anything else in this world.

I want to write.

I want to feel the pen under my hand,
moving in its rhythm with the world.

I need to write.

I need to curb the urge,
to stop the flow,
to not end up where I know I’m going.

I want to write.

I need to write.

I am a writer.

All I am, all I do

is write.

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  1. Avatar ElshaHawk (LoA)

    and so you put words to paper or screen. :)

  2. Avatar Marli

    you sound very sensuous about your writing its as if the pen dances provocatively across the paper.

  3. Avatar quipsofthequill

    Yes, Elsha, I do. And Marli, I guess you could say that. :)

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