Oskar Hansen

Origin - Poem by Oskar Hansen

The Origin

Poems begin with
a memory,
thus a child
cannot be a poet.
But poems can also
begin with a dream
of a past that has yet
to be a future.
A child can do that
it dreams
and is therefore
a bard
no one listens to
‘cause a child talk

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Poem Submitted: Monday, December 14, 2009

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