douglas scotney

Veteran Poet - 2,628 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

B: XXXXXXIII: Poetry School


The poem of impoverished argument
and the ode that Elmer Fudds the mind
can still impress the impressionable kind
with that animated tool,
sycophantic cool.

Submitted: Saturday, June 15, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

pondering 2,4 & 5

Comments about this poem (B: XXXXXXIII: Poetry School by douglas scotney )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie - 134 Points Danny Draper (6/17/2013 7:33:00 AM)

    How wonderfully you have pondered these integers 3,
    11 in total so brilliantly
    Never one to stoop to
    Babbling obsequious drool
    Or gimp and lick those tatty boots
    To be a jesters fool. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. Christ: The Light Of The World, Denis Martindale
  6. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  7. Sonnet XVII, Pablo Neruda
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  9. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  10. Daffodils, William Wordsworth

Poem of the Day

poet Henry David Thoreau

Whate'er we leave to God, God does,
And blesses us;
The work we choose should be our own,
God leaves alone.

If with light head erect I sing,
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. Compunction, Kumarmani Mahakul
  2. Strange Random Thoughts For A Fireside C.., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  3. Behind Lashes, naida supnet
  4. Timeless Era Of Thought, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Those Ignorant Steps, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  6. Pen Me Passion, Shania K. Younce
  7. Curiosity's Appetite, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  8. Why Do Bad Things happen to good people?, Shania K. Younce
  9. Kira My Love, Michael P. McParland
  10. Full Understanding, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
[Hata Bildir]