― Let me start today's post by saying this: I am not a poet. I haven't studied poetry since high school (a long, LONG, time ago ;-0 ). ∙ But in order to get my muse cranked up, I will, from time to time, dabble in writing poems. ∙ The following poem is from a scene that has haunted me for a while. I've written a narrative version, but writing it in poetry form helped me tighten the thoughts. Poetry helps me focus on the essential feelings and descriptors. ∙ I don't know where [...].