Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 59,036 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

2014 Poet Wishes - Poem by Douglas Scotney

2 actually.

For 2014
I would share the wish
that what happens
happens out of care

and wish
that bad and good make room
for greatness
as their heir.


Comments about 2014 Poet Wishes by Douglas Scotney

  • Archita Kumar (6/20/2019 12:56:00 PM)

    A very unique poem.A wishing poem. I loved it. (Report)Reply

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  • Jane Campion (6/11/2019 10:12:00 PM)

    A great wish that should reverberate each year. (Report)Reply

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  • Bri Edwards (8/3/2018 8:47:00 PM)

    i've been here also! ;) (Report)Reply

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  • The Poet Poet (7/31/2018 10:02:00 PM)

    Every thing comes in pairs good and evil we must adjust to both and u will also good poetry poet (Report)Reply

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  • Chris Embrick (7/27/2018 10:44:00 AM)

    Hope is only wishful thinking. Days of peace will only come when mankind seeks good. May this year tilt the scales of balance and fill them with goodness for all. A well crafted poem expressing much in a few lines. Thank you Douglas. (Report)Reply

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  • Jez Brul (2/3/2018 2:02:00 AM)

    short wish but profound... :) 10+ (Report)Reply

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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (9/1/2017 1:12:00 AM)

    We should think good always and should welcome greatness. Well penned. Thanks for posting. (Report)Reply

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  • (5/8/2017 3:13:00 AM)

    There is greatness when we care. In its simplicity, there is profundity. Great write! Really enjoyed it, Douglas. (Report)Reply

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  • Bri Edwards (9/25/2016 9:58:00 PM)

    nice, but.............let's hope the greatness is GOOD GREATNESS, not BAD GREATNESS!

    BRI ;)
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  • Edward Kofi Louis (7/20/2016 3:34:00 AM)

    For greatness! ! Thanks for sharing. (Report)Reply

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  • Ramesh Rai (7/16/2015 8:36:00 AM)

    Joys and sorrows are two banks of a river and life flows within two bank.. Devoid of two banks its existence will diminish. Enjoyed your write. Thanks for sharing. + 10. (Report)Reply

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  • (1/20/2015 7:48:00 PM)

    the writing works as a mental exercise that sharpens and betters the poetic output. keep writing dear friend. (Report)Reply

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  • Gajanan Mishra (5/13/2014 9:08:00 PM)

    for a poet what is good and what is bad my dear friend? everything is the same, no good no bad.good writing. (Report)Reply

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  • Susan Lacovara (4/30/2014 8:59:00 PM)

    Such a perfectly devine wish summed up with simplicity and style! Hope your wishes all come true. PEACE (Report)Reply

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  • (4/23/2014 5:38:00 PM)

    Love this poem and it's positive vibes. Good one. Thank you for sharing.
    RoseAnn
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  • Susan Lacovara (2/23/2014 5:32:00 PM)

    I in it you to read my poem This Year, as I hear similar echoes in your emotions. PEACE (Report)Reply

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  • (12/23/2013 11:52:00 PM)

    happiness and sadness make their heir..wonderful thought douglas..S (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, December 22, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, December 23, 2013


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