Biography of Herbert Nehrlich
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Native of Germany.
Graduate from one of the oldest universities in the world.
Practice of Orthomolecular Medicine, tenured science professor and amateur poet.
Likes both rhyming and free verse and laughs at those who claim that 'rhyme is dead'.
Favourite poetic mode of expression is the limerick.
Herbert Nehrlich's Works:
The Manual Of Natural Remedies
Long Distance Running On Bare Feet
- .....when I'm sixty-four?
- ......Of GOLD?
- 500 Words And One Hand
- The Art Of Writing Limericks
- A Bumblebee Turns Gay
- 10 Haikus And Some Wisdom
- 27 Haiku Definitions
- ...And Carry A Big Stick
- A Little Bit Of Darkness
- A Friend Is.....
- A Hole in the Ground
I had to close the book of mankind's history,
it told of many wars, of bloodshed and of torture,
describing in disturbing but extensive detail,
how one can split a skull and full-grown man in half,
right down the centre of his hapless, useless being.
As if he'd never mattered or deserved to live.
So many years and so much blood was spilled,
that fertile fields bore witness to man's greatest folly.