How Poetry Began

When David composed the beautiful Psalms,

   He did so without computers and roms!

      That's when poetry began.

         Old Dave wrote to inspire man.

            Ah!  If Psalms were set to music by Brahms!

Robert L. Hinshaw, CMSgt, USAF, Retired
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Entry for Justin Bordner's "How Poetry Began" Contest

Copyright © | Year Posted 2014

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Date: 10/20/2014 11:49:00 PM
Oooh I love this Bob. Psalms 23 still moves me profoundly to this day... I will fear no evil for thou art with me. Much more of a lighthearted limerick, this one.
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Date: 9/11/2014 1:57:00 AM
i so agree, bob... a melody from a spontaneous heart spins poetry... this is so inspiring and radiant!.. huggs
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Date: 9/10/2014 7:24:00 PM
very clever rhyming here, bob! i enjoyed it!
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Date: 9/10/2014 3:08:00 PM
unique take on the theme Bob- hope this does well for you:-) Hugs Jan xxx
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Date: 9/10/2014 2:00:00 PM
Outstanding Bob....Love your take....Tim
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Date: 9/10/2014 1:41:00 PM
If Eve met a Neanderthal a beautiful love poem could have been born first on earth I think so. You have given this credit to was a psalm. Good. I have enjoyed it. Love. Rajat
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Date: 9/10/2014 1:39:00 PM
- Perfect answer "How Poetry Began" dear bob - Luck in contest! - Have a nice day. - oxox // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 9/10/2014 1:30:00 PM
Robert . . . Very beautifully done and quite well said. Best of Luck!! in the contest. Cheers, Gary
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