william Konrad

Rookie (Winnipeg Man.)

The Poet - Poem by william Konrad

Poets write of death and love
Of hell below and heaven above
Nothing escapes the poets pen
Not robin, sparrow, hawk nor wren.

His subject for a poem might be
Of birth, growing up, or puberty
His arsenal of things to write
An endless source of sheer delight

What moves one to word and pen?
A longing for what might have been?
A clearer look at days gone by?
Rethinking life and wondering why?

Comments about The Poet by william Konrad

  • (6/7/2011 10:13:00 AM)

    Great poem. Rich in imagery and style. Wonderfully conceived.
    Liked it.
    I rated it 10/10.
    Please read and write my poem 'A humble complaint' on page 2.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, June 8, 2011

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