Kelly Kurt

Gold Star - 187,364 Points (1/14/1958 / Cedar Rapids Iowa)

Zero - Poem by Kelly Kurt

Multiply it by any number
As large as you please
As often as you care
The answer is nothing

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Comments about Zero by Kelly Kurt

  • Pamela Sinicrope (11/25/2015 8:38:00 AM)

    So how did zero ever make it to one? How did nothing make it to something? (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (11/25/2015 11:34:00 AM)

    Zero is easily added to, (and subtracted from) but when multiplied by, results in oblivion

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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/25/2015 12:39:00 AM)

    Wisely speculated and nicely depicted. You are too clever dear Kelly, thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (11/25/2015 11:31:00 AM)

    Thank you my friend. I have fun with such short and seemingly obvious poems

  • Akhtar Jawad (11/24/2015 11:40:00 PM)

    What a lovely number is zero! In fact it rules the base ten system. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (11/25/2015 12:14:00 AM)

    Thanks to Arabic scholars.

  • Souren Mondal (11/24/2015 10:23:00 AM)

    Ya sometimes our life - all that we had done - end up being a 'zero'.. Or maybe, it's just the time we spend after doing things that have nothing good for us - the end result is zero... A nice poem Kelly.. Thanks for sharing.. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (11/24/2015 12:24:00 PM)

    A rather obvious mathematical statement, but intentionally left open to interpretation.
    Thanks, Souren

  • Shah Surja (11/24/2015 9:43:00 AM)

    Beautiful..... poem (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (11/24/2015 12:22:00 PM)

    Thank you, Shah.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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