Shalom Freedman

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I Have Given My Life To Writing - Poem by Shalom Freedman


I have given my life to writing
And forgotten almost all of it
Why should others remember
What I do not?

Lines of great beauty are rare
And poets of greatness more so
Why remember my little lines
When billions beat on forever emptily?

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 25, 2010

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