Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

A Poem Should Be An Adventure


A poem should be an adventure-
It should take us to a place we have never been before-
It should open a new world
as if it were a metaphor for itself
a sublime revelation of the beauty
no one else has been able to redeem before.

Submitted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, May 23, 2012

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