“A poem begins with a lump in the throat;

a homesickness or a love sickness. It is a reaching-out

toward expression; an effort to find fulfillment. A complete

poem is one where an emotion has found its thought

and the thought has found words.”

– Robert Frost

Photographer Unknown


13 comments on “Expression

  1. One of my favorite poets! And a very fitting quote to select!

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  2. Robert Frosts artistry with words always amazes and reminds me why I love poetry. Thank you for the post!! That was needed today.

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  3. One of my favorite poets~Thanks!

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  4. Beautifully said!

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  5. True. And every man has at least one poem that is written or unwritten , like one love that makes every human immortal.

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  6. Yes. In Welsh it is called ‘Hiraeth’.

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  7. Great photo too.

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  8. Love love love this! ❤

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  9. Amen Robert Frost!

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  10. and then you found relief.

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  11. So true. It feels really good to exhale through a poem.

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  12. Poetry is life. Thanks for stopping by to read The Role of the Poet.

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