Bruce Larkin

Veteran Poet - 1,984 Points (January 23,1957)

Dealing With Problems - Poem by Bruce Larkin

They say an upset ostrich
Will stick its head in the ground.
That's no way to fix a problem.
It's not how solutions are found.

When something's not going right
And you wonder if life is fair,
Sticking your head in the ground
Will just get dirt in your hair.

Comments about Dealing With Problems by Bruce Larkin

  • Veteran Poet - 1,094 Points Sara Militello (11/1/2015 5:53:00 PM)

    Nice way to say what we all need to hear now and then. And it's good advice. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 40,220 Points Mohammed Asim Nehal (11/1/2015 12:13:00 PM)

    Catch the bull by its horns.............I always believe in facing the problem with courage not like ostrich... (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 37,566 Points Rajnish Manga (11/1/2015 10:49:00 AM)

    It is not fair to close our eyes in the face of a real problem. This will not lead us to a solution. Rather we must strike the situation head on. Thanks for presenting the practical side in the poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 11,382 Points Seema Jayaraman (11/1/2015 10:37:00 AM)

    Wisely said.. hiding away from problems is no way to solve them.. thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 15,816 Points Ramesh T A (11/1/2015 6:41:00 AM)

    Hiding from problem does not solve it in the world; it will bring only disgrace! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 18,503 Points Lyn Paul (11/1/2015 5:19:00 AM)

    You have shared great wisdom along with words to bring a smile. Our big wide world needs more of these words.
    Thank You (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 46,883 Points Edward Kofi Louis (11/1/2015 4:23:00 AM)

    Nice work with a great message! Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 12,192 Points Anil Kumar Panda (11/1/2015 1:32:00 AM)

    Great message. Liked it. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 14,138 Points Ratnakar Mandlik (11/1/2015 1:48:00 AM)

    Fantastic and informative poem. Enjoyed reading it. Thanks for sharing.9 points. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 9, 2012

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