MS (8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

! A Poem For Samuel

Who is that man who calls you ' a nobody'?
Oh, he's nobody.

Who is that man who says 'You're really somebody'?
Watch him carefully.

Who is that man who calls you 'everybody'?
He is a poet. Listen to him.

by Michael Shepherd

Comments (6)

The true poet writes to the imagination of the ~Everybody - Thank you for reminding us in such a novel way Michael.
You are someone worth reading!
Dear Micheal I had to read this twice and i'm glad that I did, it was such a deep and meaningful piece and you have a really interesting viewpoint on life, I love the type of thinking that reaches outside the box, Brilliant Love Duncan
Michael, ahhhhh a philosophers perspective, well done. Regards, Carolynn
Winks, my dearest Shepherd; I love this poem with all my heart, and I love you too for writing it. Thank you and God bless you.
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