GRANT FRASER

Freshman - 730 Points (JUNE 7 1964 / ABERDEEN)

Good and Bad Poem by GRANT FRASER


Does the bad man
write a bad poem,

and the good man,
wouldn't it be better
if he tried not to
write about good
things at all,

bad things, are
what,
overshadowed
by the would of good...

everything that it is,
just has to leak out,

where these two meet,

I don't know?

you have lived too long
in the sunshine,

perhaps you didn't even
notice at all or see it,

not that I'm asking you
to empty your sockets,

I mean for some -

the Sun couldn't be emptier...

Submitted: Friday, December 6, 2013
Edited: Friday, December 6, 2013
Listen to this poem:

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

Form:


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?

Comments about this poem (Good and Bad by GRANT FRASER )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. I'll Never Stop Loving You, Karen Montegrande
  2. Why I Love You, Udiah (witness to Yah)
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  8. Who, Sri Aurobindo
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  10. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
[Hata Bildir]