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I’m on a Mission… (A Poem)

Mission  I am filled with love stories and inconsistence. I am a free spirit tied to indecision. I am changing with every season 'cause I am on a higher mission, a mission... When the odds are against me, I don’t care if they’re risky. Lay it all on the table; I bet high when I’m… Continue reading I’m on a Mission… (A Poem)

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Transforming Poetry into Song Lyrics

A few weeks ago, I found inspiration from a poem I wrote in my poetry chapbook, Why I Dyed My Hair Red (2004), that inspired revamped song lyrics for a new track called "Fragile." Here is my original poem: Self-Reincarnation © 2004 Leslie I. Benson. (In response to William Wordsworth’s Our birth is but a sleep and a… Continue reading Transforming Poetry into Song Lyrics