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Shalom Freedman

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What Is A Poem?


WHAT IS A POEM?

What is a poem?
Where is a poem?
Once there were poems
Now there is only dreaming
In diverse directions
Far from home.

What is a poem?
Where am I?
Words once were lights
And now the darkness decides
That the morning can come
Only if I hear myself say to you
‘Blessed is this day now’

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Submitted: Wednesday, July 15, 2009

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