Shalom Freedman

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What Is A Kind Poem? - Poem by Shalom Freedman

What is a kind poem?
One whose lines
Are small gifts of Beauty
One who helps readers in distress
know again Happiness however small-
One who somehow touches those deeply hurt
And balms their souls?

A kind poem gives and helps and cares in such a way
That suddenly at the end of the poem
The reader knows
There is still to be Light and Beauty in themselves
and in their world.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 25, 2011

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