Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 36,526 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Idealand - Poem by Douglas Scotney

There always was a me
Then ideals came along
Said the past is gone
You're now a part of me.

I said the past is not as strong
But in me still lives on
I'm not a part of Idealand
Idealand's a part of me.


Comments about Idealand by Douglas Scotney

  • Bri Edwards (2/19/2017 5:59:00 PM)


    i·de·al
    īˈdē(ə) l/
    noun
    plural noun: ideals

    a person or thing regarded as perfect.
    you're my ideal of how a man should be
    synonyms: perfection, paragon, epitome, shining example, ne plus ultra, nonpareil, dream
    no woman could be the ideal he imagined for himself
    a standard of perfection; a principle to be aimed at.
    tolerance and freedom, the liberal ideals
    synonyms: model, pattern, exemplar, standard, example, paradigm, archetype, prototype; yardstick, lodestar
    an ideal to aim at
    principle, standard, value, belief, conviction, persuasion;
    morals, morality, ethics, ideology, creed
    a liberal ideal
    ====================================
    YOU, the reader, decide which definition to use! !

    at first i read Idealand as Idea land, but i guess i was wrong, except as ideals may be ideas.

    favorite lines:

    I'm not a part of Idealand
    Idealand's a part of me.......................but, do i hear: me, Me, ME! ! !

    me too.

    bri ;)
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  • (6/3/2012 2:56:00 AM)


    The voice of defiance, loud and proud. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 31, 2012



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