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On Poetry

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Below is the poem entitled On Poetry which was written by poet Michael Rice. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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On Poetry

Like an ancient garden,
paths intertwined
thoughts of man
cover the ground
roses bloom 

stand the test of time
weeds unwanted also there
take their place 
tho no one cares
fragrancies fill the air

each one 
bearing its own gift
some more pleasing,
easy to adore
others lying bare.

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  1. Date: 6/8/2012 5:09:00 PM
    So true and well said Michael. - Have a lovely weekend. - oxox Anne-Lise

    Rice Avatar Michael Rice
    Date: 6/8/2012 5:18:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you so much for reading this.
  1. Date: 6/8/2012 1:46:00 PM
    Well done and very true, there's always a few weeds to pluck from amongst the blooms....Tanya

    Rice Avatar Michael Rice
    Date: 6/8/2012 6:58:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you for your kind review.