Stan Petrovich

Rookie - 204 Points (10/27/1950 / Fort Riley, KS)

Lost Love - Poem by Stan Petrovich

I have lost my love of mankind, for his predominance and unstable
stewardship of our inadvertently unstable planet earth;
the errors that have occurred cannot be reversed: ask the polar bear,
ask the space junk falling on our heads. Ask the dreary sun
that will fade soon in the clouds of carbon we created.

That one has children and engulfs them with love
is no more that a indiscreet lesson for the coming death of us all.


Comments about Lost Love by Stan Petrovich

  • Gold Star - 17,695 Points Ramesh Rai (9/26/2014 11:15:00 AM)

    Some times it makes me to loose love for mankind but still i isolate and come to my existence and i shall maintain till last breath. After i can not if my soul curse the mankind. Thanks for share. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 348 Points Poetheart Morgan (11/20/2013 11:57:00 AM)

    I agree totally Poet! ! ! Great Poem here! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,910 Points Dave Walker (11/19/2013 4:37:00 PM)

    Sadly we have to reap what we sow. A great poem. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,272 Points S.zaynub Kamoonpuri (11/17/2013 7:49:00 AM)

    As an amateur researcher in various fields frm geoscience, ecology to environmentalist studies i apreciate yor hardhittin splendid poem n i agree dat man's self-destructive n rapacious n dat gives me muse many times. Great how u pointd man's carbon pollutant efects on d sun n ozone. Hey n im not a mr., im a lassie... And r u a poetess too.? I cant b too sure with western names as to d gender too. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 17, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, November 19, 2013


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