The Beauty Of Poetry/Is Within Its Sound

Poem By Shalom Freedman

THE BEAUTY OF POETRY

The Beauty of Poetry
Is within its sound
And beyond its music-

It is a rhythm
But something else also
Imperceptible
Unknown
Beyond –

Its meaning is it
But not all of it
And beyond music and meaning-

The beauty of poetry is its sound
And the way we hear it within us-

We are the beauty of poetry
We are the ones who hear
The poetry is us-

But the Beauty is more than what we are
Or more than the sound alone ever will be-

The Beauty of the Poetry
Is more than Poetry
More than Beauty
More than the Beauty of Poetry-

Comments about The Beauty Of Poetry/Is Within Its Sound

Goes to show how lovely the pertinence of poetry can be depicted! Way to go, fellow poet!
brings out the real pertinence of poetry. Way to go, man!


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