Get Your Premium Membership


In every hideous frown I see I know, relish and can tell The beauty and riches of a smile And I discover, The poverty of a frown. From every words spoken I learn and can tell The comfort and magic of good words Timely and rightly uttered And I can appreciate The pain and worthlessness of bad words Thoughtlessly expressed With every hatred I feel and enjoy The invigorating power of love And find The deadening weakness of hateful heart From every negative thought I see the light, the flight and might of positive ones And, The darkness, the failure and dullness of negative ones There is white in every black!

Copyright © | Year Posted 2006

Post Comments

Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth so only provide specific positive comments that indicate what you appreciate about the poem.

Please Login to post a comment

A comment has not been posted for this poem. Encourage a poet by being the first to comment.