Poems from lumosinthenight

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I am a writer by necessity, not by nature. I write because I know that my life is a blink in the void of eternity, a fleeting splash of color upon a dull grey canvas. I write because it is a part of me, the same as I would breathe or my heart would beat. I write because my soul cannot help but pour out onto the page in the distinct chaos and frenzied thought that fill my swirling consciousness. I am a writer because I know no other way to live.
I am not a writer. I cannot spin you tales of woe and sorrow, of bliss and affection. My words do not dance across the page in the...
I found the devil, not in hell, but in the infinite space  between my body and the mirror.