Treasure Island

Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

There Is A Poem That Was Never Written Down


There is a poem that was never written down
It was never even heard
Nothing about it is known
Except that it exists
And this too is a question-
Why anyone would try to read it I do not know
But night and day for years
I have sung it to myself silently

Submitted: Sunday, June 16, 2013
Edited: Monday, June 17, 2013

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  • Douglas Scotney (6/16/2013 9:16:00 PM)

    So it is there, this poem,
    a certain Shalom sings it in silence to himself,
    and if I've got it right,
    he sings it all the day and night? (Report) Reply

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