Shalom Freedman

Freshman - 1,036 Points (Troy New York)

I Need A Poem More Than A Poem Needs Me


I NEED A POEM MORE THAN A POEM NEEDS ME

I need a poem more than a poem needs me.
I need a poem because I have no poem within me
I am lost
Dead inside
Needing a poem
Needing anything
These lines trying to be a poem
Tell me I can restore myself to being human
By writing a poem.

I do not know if it is much of a poem
But I am somewhat better now.

Submitted: Friday, April 24, 2009

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