Jonathan Goldman a.k.a JGthepoet

Rookie - 35 Points (16 December 1943 / Nottingham)

Times Of Stress - Poem by Jonathan Goldman a.k.a JGthepoet

Tempted am I to write some more,
Why must I write another encore?
Only to use and tax my brain,
To keep away my depression again.

In times of inactivity I stagnate,
My brain just seems to hesitate,
I find nothing useful yet to do,
Until I write poems for me and you.

It’s marvellous to tax my brain,
I must do it, again and again,
For when I do write for you,
Depression out of the window flew.

It’s amazing how these words do come,
Does it happen for everyone?
When stress is encountered by you,
Or does it happen to only a few?

Am I unique in times of stress?
And only I the one to be depressed?
Why then, do I reach for pen and pad?
To write a poem for which I’m glad.

© Jonathan Goldman [JGthepoet] - 1 December 2005


Comments about Times Of Stress by Jonathan Goldman a.k.a JGthepoet

There is no comment submitted by members..



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: Thursday, December 1, 2005



[Hata Bildir]