Rev. Dr. A. Jacob Hassler


Ode To A Black Pen - Poem by Rev. Dr. A. Jacob Hassler

my Black Pen is like my Princess

the way they run about



and when i need them both the most

is when they both run out


Comments about Ode To A Black Pen by Rev. Dr. A. Jacob Hassler

  • (7/28/2006 11:33:00 AM)

    this is amazing how your poem takes you from pens to girls and it all actaully makes sense. grr i hate it when my pens run out. :) you're not alone with that at least. (Report)Reply

    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (6/26/2006 1:23:00 PM)

    I love this. The form is fun and informal but the subject is actually quite sad. It disarmed me. (Report)Reply

    1 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • (2/1/2005 4:28:00 PM)

    was your pen a Dorothy Parker hey hey (Report)Reply

    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 3 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: ode, running



Poem Submitted: Friday, December 3, 2004

Poem Edited: Friday, December 3, 2004


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. Television
    Roald Dahl
  10. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
[Report Error]