I present these quotes as original, but given the amount of time I spend immersing myself in all things poetic, it may be that I have at some time seen something similar and then it has been lost in memory . Should this be the case I apologise .
Poems are expressions of unfiltered thoughts.
A Poem is a key which can unlock the mind, but only if it fits.
Poems are written in a language which when translated reveals pictures.
Poems are about the extraordinary but most people only ever know ordinary.
A poem is the DNA of the Poet’s soul.
A poem is both whisper and roar in one.
A poem allows the reader to see inside from a door left slightly ajar.
Poems are like ghosts whispering in a signalman’s ear.
A muse is not poetic inspiration, it is poetic memory, for all our poems are already written.
A poem is like creating a new dish. We have all the ingredients.
They just need bringing together to produce something delicious.
You know it is a poem when a single line fills the page.
A favourite poem is like a first kiss, its meaning to you lasts a lifetime.