Shalom Freedman

Gold Star - 10,307 Points (Troy New York)

Nothing Writes Itself - Poem by Shalom Freedman

NOTHING WRITES ITSELF

Nothing writes itself-
Isn’t it enough already?
I have done what I could do
It wasn’t that much-

I need Poetry
Far more than Poetry needs me
It does not need me at all-

I with small lines
Try to belong to its world
But do I? can I?

Oh the world and all the Beauty
And Inspiration
I could not write-

And I and my little lines
Dying to be born

Listen to this poem:

Comments about Nothing Writes Itself by Shalom Freedman

  • (7/27/2016 5:02:00 AM)


    Nicely penned the feeling on creating a poem.
    God bless. ......P K Roy
    (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »



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?



Poem Submitted: Friday, January 24, 2014

Poem Edited: Friday, January 24, 2014


[Report Error]