Michael Shepherd

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! Poem For Danny And A Cliché For Jc - Poem by Michael Shepherd

The poet sat by the babbling brook
whence all but he had fled;
the poet babbled on; the brook,
dried up and long since dead.

Comments about ! Poem For Danny And A Cliché For Jc by Michael Shepherd

  • (7/18/2007 12:48:00 PM)

    Sorry lady, your meter ran out... (Report) Reply

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  • (7/18/2007 11:35:00 AM)

    By the babbless brook
    The poet, Shepherd, sat...
    Babbling on and on
    About this and that.
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  • (7/18/2007 10:40:00 AM)

    Water water, neverywhere
    and more than a dropp to drink.
    a dried-up burn, (or even brook)
    can still make a poet think.
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 22, 2011

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