Treasure Island

Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

A Poet Who Needs Poetry More Than It Needs Him


A POET WHO NEEDS POETRY FAR MORE THAN POETRY NEEDS HIM

A poet who needs Poetry far more than it needs him
May still be a poet
A small poet
An unimportant poet
But still somewhere somehow
A soul that sings itself to a few
Words of meaning
And concise occasional beauty.

Submitted: Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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