! ! Eh? !

Going deaf
is such a curse.
Yet my listening's better -
'cos my hearing is worse.

Will it improve
my writing verse
if my listening's better
though my hearing is worse?

But, on the bright side - I'm
truth's creditor, not debtor:
my hearing's worse
but my listening is better...

by Michael Shepherd

Comments (6)

thanks for the yuk, Microsoft. my hearing's shot too. but my one good eye was glad to take this in. Jake
I meant...'and extremely well written' Rusty
I always find your work pertinent, but extremely well written. Rusty
Nice poem. Nice to see some talent is still being used to write poetry here! Sincerely, Mary
Nice one, Michael. I love the whimsical nature of this poem.
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