A Poem for Nikki – Author Damon E. Johnson

 

In search of clarity and reason, I

once imagined that we had a conversation

in which I asked what inspired you.

 

And in typical fashion, you

served up a classic rhyme as

tasty as a pot of soul stirred with truth.

 

I wrapped myself up inside your phrases,

got lost in your words, and

found my purpose.

 

© Damon E. Johnson

Rhythm In My Blues

Excerpt from the book Rhythm In My Blues

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About the Author

Damon E. Johnson is an accomplished freelance writer and poet currently residing in Atlanta, Georgia. He has two prior poetry books to his credit. Cited for its raw feelings and expressions of love, Rhythm in My Blues, Damon’s debut collection, was a stellar introduction to the poetry world. He continued to excite his readers with his follow up collection: The Vineyard: Exploding Grapes, which blasted onto the scene with raw passion and sensuality. Both works solidified Damon as a force in the literary world of poetry.

 

 



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2 replies

  1. pot of soul stirred with truth is my favourite. Love it!

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  2. This work is spellbinding and a simply beautiful piece of work! God bless you and thank you for sharing!

    Like

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