Before and Now
When I had someone to call me
I had no phone.
Now I have two phones
But have no one who calls.
When many would have visited me
I had no home.
Now I have home
But no one comes to visit.
When I had somewhere to go
I had no way to leave.
Now I have a car
But have nowhere to go.
When I wanted to work
They said I lacked experience.
Now I have experience
But have no wish to work for others.
When I was invited to travel
I had no time for journeys.
Now I have the time
But no one….to travel with.
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Comments about this poem (Before and Now by Vida Nenadic )
- The Cavity, Francie Lynch
- Exstasis, Frank Avon
- I'm a Piece of Work, Francie Lynch
- Some people's change, MOHAMMAD SKATI
- Simply Marvelous, Electric Lady
- Winter in Tennessee, Frank Avon
- Oh, I Can Fly, Francie Lynch
- The drowned emigrants المهاجرون الغرقى, MOHAMMAD SKATI
- Clean and sanitized., Ryan Brodesser
- Final Devotion, Saiom Shriver
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