Cynthia Onukwugha


One Great Poem


How could I write a great poem
Where I have nothing to write about

I could write about
Love and Lust
Life and Death
Hatred
Acceptance
Integrity

The greatest poem
Where everything must combine and fit it
Similes and metaphors must go together
And the lyrics must go with the beat

Where shall I begin
I shall write one great poem today
It shall be everything about anything
And anything about everything

Submitted: Sunday, December 07, 2008

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 (One Great Poem by Cynthia Onukwugha )

  • Rookie - 34 Points Maia Padua (1/25/2009 10:29:00 PM)

    you are a born poet, i may say...
    this piece shows, your words are telling us
    that you're a poet and tomorrow, will be a great one too...
    keep on writing.... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Micheal Udenyi (12/27/2008 12:22:00 PM)

    to write a great poem
    pick up a great pen
    start writing great things
    and never let the nearby screams of passers by stop you,
    the enticing voice of loafers lure you to cancel half a line of your great write
    nor thier river of tears wash off a word of it
    great girl (Report) Reply

  • Rookie As A Cloud Wanderd (12/14/2008 12:58:00 PM)

    I feel you want to be like a great poets are works still memorize so the future in front of you. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 17 Points Goran Gustafsson (12/13/2008 4:03:00 PM)

    Nice poem about the creativ process. How to fill an empty page. Where to get the inspiration. I use to take my dog for a walk, it clears my mind and words begin to flow. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Krista Churchill (12/8/2008 7:48:00 PM)

    Well this was nice... I love how its true... Great job


    ~KRISTA~ (Report) Reply

Read all 5 comments »

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. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    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. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe