Post more comments
Want a gift card for being active Forum member? Post comments and win $25 gift card every week.
Rules: will be giving away gift cards (worth $75 in total) every week to first three members ($25 each) who participate most in our forum discussions. You just have to post comments on forum pages, poet pages or poem pages anywhere inside
Comments posted needs to be in different pages. Posting more than 1 comment on the same page will only be counted once.
Members can not post comments without being logged in. has the right to cancel or edit this contest. has a right to disqualify or ban member(s) without providing any type of reason, belief or proof in regards to any type of illegal activity or fraud.

Howard Nemerov

(29 February 1920 – 5 July 1991 / New York City, New York)

Poems of Howard Nemerov

41. The View From An Attic Window 4/15/2010
42. The War In The Air 4/15/2010
43. Threshold 1/13/2003
44. To D—, Dead By Her Own Hand 4/15/2010
45. To David, About His Education 5/3/2012
46. Walking the Dog 1/3/2003
47. Witnessing the Launch of the Shuttle Atlantis 5/3/2012
48. Writing 4/15/2010
49. Young Woman 4/15/2010


The waters deep, the waters dark,
Reflect the seekers, hide the sought,
Whether in water or in air to drown.
Between them curls the silver spark,
Barbed, baited, waiting, of a thought--
Which in the world is upside down,
The fish hook or the question mark?

[Hata Bildir]