Long Poems Are Too Much For Me

Poem By Shalom Freedman

LONG POEMS ARE TOO MUCH FOR ME

Long poems are too much for me
I am a man of my Age
Of limited attention span.

A stanza or too
Is all I can manage-

Bright Blake and Emily D.
White Samuel Menashe
Inspire me
With your small songs
Read again and again
As if Forever.







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Comments about Long Poems Are Too Much For Me

Not lacking in the power of observation, I too prefer a few precise words to a flood of verbage. Fine poem, Shalom!


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