Gordon Tseng

Rookie (Taiwan)

God Bless Not Only America - Poem by Gordon Tseng

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God bless the hungry, in Columbia or in Cambodia, in Europe or in Ethiopia.
God bless all farmers, growing potatoes or tomatoes, bananas or papayas.
God bless all bears, pandas in China, polar bears in Canada, or cola bears in Australia.
God bless the codes and the buttons of nuclear weapons, in Arizona or in Siberia.

God bless all children, drinking dirty water or Coca-Cola.
God bless the dreams, both in Bollywood's or Hollywood's cinema.
God bless all Gods or their wise friends, Laozi or Confucius, Muhammad or Buddha.
Oh, my God, oh, our God, could you please bless all of us, not only America?


-from GOD BLESS NOT ONLY AMERICA


Comments about God Bless Not Only America by Gordon Tseng

  • Rookie Atsiylah Garfinkel (10/9/2012 9:39:00 PM)

    This is a good piece, and worthy of praise. I would like to see this fleshed out more as I think it has the potential to be the foundation of a ballad. Nicely done, or begun as you decide. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 10,939 Points Soulful Heart (11/30/2011 3:07:00 AM)

    u have really hit the core................but frankly they may have been blessed with material richness but they r paupers in the humane ground and r literally orphans emotionally...........so we must really pity them............. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 213 Points Siyabonga A Nxumalo (11/15/2011 2:28:00 PM)

    Gordon u made laugh here my man, , ha ha ha! ! ! i love it, , , yes God must bless us all not only america, , , , (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Poem Edited: Tuesday, September 4, 2012


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