Norman Mukwakwami

What You Cannot Change - Poem by Norman Mukwakwami

Tis not that what you can change
Rather tis what you cannot,
That matters most.

The graves scattered across the battlefield,
Long after the guns have rusted.
Long after the peace treaties have yellowed with age.

Comments about What You Cannot Change by Norman Mukwakwami

  • (5/11/2011 5:27:00 AM)

    very unique perspective
    on the most important of philosophical questions.
    a concise analysis
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  • (5/8/2011 7:32:00 AM)

    Great poem. Very well described. Great imagery and style. Excellent stuff. I rate it 10.
    Thanks for sharing.....
    Please read and rate my poem 'A humble complaint' on page 2. Please use the search box by typing the name of the poem if the page doesn't open with the title of the poem.
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, May 8, 2011

Poem Edited: Sunday, May 8, 2011

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