shimon weinroth


A Rose Is More - Poem by shimon weinroth

a thorny stem
with a head full of petals
soft to the touch

stigma and pollen
color and perfume
caress the senses

orbs of the mind
store the memory
of delight

why is it so thrilling
too see over and over
again and again


Comments about A Rose Is More by shimon weinroth

  • Kesav Easwaran (12/13/2008 3:42:00 AM)

    more than a Rose...your write...the image you sense in! poetry is all about how to write than what to write...you excel in this 'piece' Shimon...10 (Report)Reply

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  • (11/20/2008 5:30:00 AM)

    yes oh! why? .........beautiful..... (Report)Reply

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  • (8/26/2008 6:16:00 AM)

    Exactly what Hema said. Lovely portrayal of a rose. (Report)Reply

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  • Malini Kadir (8/21/2007 10:43:00 PM)

    Because a thing of beauty is a joy for ever! ! ! (Report)Reply

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  • (6/4/2007 7:23:00 AM)

    This poem is beautiful!
    I love it
    xxx
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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 4, 2007

Poem Edited: Monday, March 7, 2011


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