Fred Babbin

Rookie (1925 / Chicago)

Comments about Fred Babbin

  • Rookie Charlotte Murray (8/9/2010 4:12:00 PM)

    Thank you for your feedback on my poems :)

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  • Rookie Kimberly Alford (5/22/2008 2:08:00 PM)

    your a great person and ur poems are kinda weird but some are cool

  • Rookie Kimberly Alford (5/22/2008 2:07:00 PM)

    a The Music: i like this one because i love to listen to music

  • Rookie Kimberly Alford (5/22/2008 2:06:00 PM)

    You Did a good job on ur poems but u should talk more about u how u feel inside but i like the

  • Rookie Effie Yalena Steyn (12/10/2007 3:40:00 PM)

    Hi Fred,
    No, I wasnt in Iraq, but I have spent some time in Darfur and Zimababwe on my travels.
    The poem was inspired by my cousin who was an ATF agent in America till his shooting earlier this year, he taught me so much about combat like that.
    Thanks for your comment, your stuff is amazing too, I am slowly reading through it!
    Effie

Oedipus Redux

This is only a poem, and it is not permanent- nothing is permanent, and since nothing is permanant, we must 'let it go'. I'm not blind, either.

I am like blind Oedipus
living in my comfort zone.
And while I never screwed my mother,
I surely do have many other
bloody memories
that create more problems to be solved.
I can say that “Life is thrilling”,

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