Treasure Island

Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

I Stop And Wait/For A Poem


I Stop And Wait/ For A Poem

I stop and wait
For a poem.
The poem does not come
The city says ‘Morning beauty’
The silence is a sadness unsayable -
Light is lovely
Isn’t it?
Irony Irony Irony-
I write these lines
As if I actually believe
I am writing poetry
And doing something.

Submitted: Thursday, February 18, 2010

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  • Adam Reed (2/18/2010 12:49:00 AM)

    i feel ya homie lol. i wrote somethin called i am not a poet that u might like. check it out if ur bored enough (Report) Reply

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