Harold Norse

Rookie (1916 - 2009 / born:New York City - died: San Francisco)

Harold Norse Poems

1. To Mohammed On Our Journeys 5/16/2011
2. Island Of Giglio 5/16/2011
3. Piccolo Paradiso 5/16/2011
4. The Business Of Poetry 5/16/2011
5. Classic Frieze In A Garage 5/16/2011
6. Carnivorous Saint 5/16/2011
7. At The Cafe Trieste 5/16/2011
8. I Am Not A Man 10/4/2005
Best Poem of Harold Norse

I Am Not A Man

I am not a man. I can’t earn a living, buy new things for my family. I have acne and a small peter.

I am not a man. I don’t like football, boxing and cars. I like to express my feelings. I even like to put my arm around my friend’s shoulder.

I am not a man. I won’t play the role assigned to me – the role created by Madison Avenue, Playboy, Hollywood and Oliver Cromwell. Television does not dictate my behavior.

I am not a man. Once when I shot a squirrel I swore that I would never kill again. I gave up meat. The sight of blood makes me sick. I like flowers.

I am not...

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