Shalom Freedman

Bronze Star - 2,831 Points (Troy New York)

Poetry In Old Age - Poem by Shalom Freedman

POETRY IN OLD AGE

Poetry in old age
Is more than just Consolation-
Life is lived wherever we are
Even in the quietest perceptions-
Light seen and love hungered for
Touch us also,
Even if the music of our being
Tends to diminuendo-

Small and sweet
Kind and beautiful
Poems teach us to love life still-
Beauty too is born
Even to ancient eyes
At the welcome appearance
Of loved ones.


Comments about Poetry In Old Age by Shalom Freedman

  • Gold Star - 7,749 Points Douglas Scotney (6/12/2013 9:57:00 PM)

    this is a loved one, Shalom. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 37,242 Points Gajanan Mishra (6/12/2013 9:53:00 PM)

    sweet small and beautiful, thanks.
    Please read my new poems and comment and vote. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 13, 2013


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