Shalom Freedman

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I Cannot Begin To Be What I Am - Poem by Shalom Freedman


I cannot begin to be what I am
Unless I write-

But it does it really matter
That I be what I am?

To myself it does
But to anyone else?

And if I am for myself alone
What am I?

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Comments about I Cannot Begin To Be What I Am by Shalom Freedman

  • Rajnish Manga (5/8/2017 10:51:00 PM)

    A philosophical question nicely taken up for its analytical study. It tries to probe the reality of self in relation to others. Thanks a lot. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, September 28, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, September 30, 2013

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