Jonny Brackney

Rookie (September 26th,1988 / Louisville, Kentucky)

You Wont Miss Me - Poem by Jonny Brackney

every great artist seems to ask
this highly pathetic
hypothetical question.
'would anyone miss me
if i were gone? '
i'd say, if you're going to
off yourself,
what does it matter?
it's those of us lacking
the courage
who trudge along
tormented by wonder.

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Comments about You Wont Miss Me by Jonny Brackney

  • (12/21/2011 12:10:00 PM)


    Like this, its a good question. But like
    You said what would it matter anyway.
    A great poem.
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  • (12/21/2011 9:51:00 AM)


    ah, but in the torment there lies hope! change is painful... but it also brings healing! good insightful poem! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, December 19, 2011

Poem Edited: Monday, April 9, 2012


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