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Below is the poem entitled KURT COBAIN which was written by poet Kim van Breda. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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K   Kurt Cobain my idol you still--always remain
U   Unique in a way that few can seek to explain
R   Rejecting yourself – inflicted by a life of pain
T   Too many fans- too overwhelming your fame

C   Courageously you continued to light a flame
O   Our hearts you won-- the talent and shame
B   ‘Breed’ and ‘Stay away’—always ‘On a Plain’
A   ‘All Apologies’ as your hurt remained the same
I     Imagine lost music if your life we might reclaim
N   ‘Nevermind?’ suicide…tragic choice… end game

(A dedication to an icon lost…figuratively and literally)

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  1. Date: 8/2/2013 6:36:00 AM
    He certainly was a talented guy. You did an excellent job capturing emotion and spirit with this one.

  1. Date: 8/2/2013 1:08:00 AM
    this is a nice tribute for him. I never got into his kind of music,but I sure do remember his name and his fame!