John Shaw Neilson

(22 February 1872 – 12 May 1942 / Penola, South Australia)

Beauty Imposes - Poem by John Shaw Neilson

Beauty imposes reverence in the Spring,
Grave as the urge within the honeybuds,
It wounds us as we sing.
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Comments about Beauty Imposes by John Shaw Neilson

  • Veteran Poet - 1,118 Points Michelle Claus (8/5/2014 3:59:00 PM)

    Compelling poem, with its contrasting sentiments (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 69,573 Points Gajanan Mishra (8/5/2013 1:28:00 PM)

    beauty is joy, good write, thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 192 Points Joseph Poewhit (8/5/2013 8:31:00 AM)

    Beauty is in the eye of the beholder (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 184 Points Karen Sinclair (8/5/2013 2:08:00 AM)

    A nice write. First off it seems quite uninspiring to me but the more I read the more depth I saw and felt. I hope this is not offensive to anyone but I always promised to be honest in my reaction and reviews on works. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Philip Walsh (6/28/2013 8:34:00 PM)

    Really like this guy!
    recognition (Report) Reply

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